Jean Rae Baxter writes for both an adult general audience and for young readers. The Way Lies North (2007) won the Arts Hamilton Award for a young reader novel and was nominated for the Red Maple and Stellar awards, Broken Train won the gold medal in the Moonbeam Awards, and Freedom Bound won the bronze medal. Jean lives in Hamilton where she is one of the organizers of the Lit Live Reading Series and serves as co-chair of Arts Hamilton Literary Advisory Committee. Visit jeanraebaxter.ca.
Related Blog Posts
Founded in 1988, Vancouver’s Ronsdale Press is dedicated to publishing books from across Canada, books that give Canadians renewed insight into themselves and their country. Selecting books across all writing styles, age groups, and genres, Ronsdale aims to publish the best ... Read more
We’re doing a spin on the classic holiday ditty, “The Twelve Days of Christmas” with our 12 Days of CanLit series this holiday season. Sing along with our countdown of themed book picks, straight down to our number 1 (that’s 78 books in all!).
On the second day of 12 ... Read more
Talking about books as a book-lover, and contributing to the launch of All Lit Up as a bookseller? What could be better? Until of course I remembered that I am not a writer, and even worse, that I had to choose five books for the Fall Preview. Five is simply not enough! After ... Read more
Watching the Giller livestream with bated breath, the LPG/All Lit Up team avoided much hand-wringing and, later, jubilant hand-flailing by nothing other than painting our nails to look like some of our favourite LPG covers.
Get the All Lit Up Newsletter!
We'll send you bi-monthly updates to keep you in the loop on the best of our blog, special campaigns and offers, AND news on the latest in literary fiction, nonfiction and poetry from indie publishers across Canada.