Immensely powerful, and ranging from comical to heartbreaking, the narration is intimate, detailed and profound, leaving readers with their own spaces to interpret and fill in from Jace’s observations.
She teaches a memoir writing class, Legacy Writers, through the community college.
She lives with her family in the Pacific Northwest.
Agent: Marie Campbell A former high school teacher, Don Aker has written nineteen books, among them several novels for teenagers.
His young adult fiction has earned him numerous awards, among them the Canadian Library Association’s Honour Book Award for The Space Between, the Ontario Library Association’s White Pine Award for The First Stone, Atlantic Canada’s Ann Connor Brimer Award for The First Stone and Of Things Not Seen, and the Canadian Authors Association’s Lilla Stirling Award for Of Things Not Seen and One on One.
She began writing the memoir when her father, a WWII veteran, started having flashbacks and nightmares more than 60-years after the war.