Trevor Herriot is the author of River in a Dry Land, which was highly acclaimed by reviewers when it was first published in 2000 and went on to win four awards: the Writers' Trust Drainie-Taylor Biography Prize, the Libris Award for Best First-Time Author, the Saskatchewan Book of the Year Award, and the Regina Book Award. It was also shortlisted for the Governor General's Award for Non-fiction. A self-taught naturalist, and a Catholic who has recently returned to the Church, Herriot has lived most of his life in Saskatchewan. His most recent book is Jacob's Wound.
Festivals: 2004 (fall)