We are pleased to announce that our keynote speaker for the 2017 NLLA Annual Conference will be Trudy Morgan-Cole.
Trudy Morgan-Cole is the author of A Sudden Sun, That Forgetful Shore, and By the Rivers of Brooklyn, all works of historical fiction set in Newfoundland, as well as several other novels. Her next book, Most Anything You Please, will be released by Breakwater Books in Fall 2017. She is also an adult-education teacher, teaching English and Social Studies to at-risk youth and young adults at The Murphy Centre. Trudy is passionate about reading, writing, bringing history to life, and encouraging young people to develop their own voices as writers. She lives in St. John’s with her husband, Jason, and is the proud mom of two young adults.