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This event sponsored by Driftwood Inn

Marina Endicott Photo: Jacqueline Baker

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2:30 pm Saturday August 13 Tickets

Marina Endicott

Marina Endicott was born in Golden, BC, has since lived in half the provinces in Canada and now divides her time between Edmonton and Toronto. For many years she worked as a theatrical actor, director and dramaturge. In 1984 she moved to London, England where she began writing fiction. Her talent was recognized early on with a shortlisting for the Amazon First Novel Award for Open Arms. Her second novel, Good to a Fault, was a finalist for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and won the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, and The Little Shadows made the shortlist for the 2011 Governor General’s Award. Her latest novel is Close to Hugh.

Lynn Henry (Publishing Director DoubleDay Canada) Interview with Marina Endicott about “The Little Shadows”: youtube.com/watch?v=RELn9QF4NcQ
The Star Review of “Close to Hugh”: www.thestar.com/entertainment/books/2015/05/30/close-to-hugh-by-marina-endicott-review.html
The Globe and Mail Review of “Close to Hugh”: www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books-and-media/book-reviews/review-marina-endicotts-close-to-hugh-is-more-a-play-than-a-novel/article24697261/
CBC Books: Daybreak Alberta Interview with Marina Endicott: www.cbc.ca/books/2015/04/close-to-hugh.html#audio

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