Roy MacSkimming is also the author of Macdonald, a novel about Laurier’s great predecessor, described by The Globe & Mail as an “engaging novel handled with imagination, sympathy and verve, making a hugely enjoyable read.” MacSkimming’s non-fiction work The Perilous Trade was a National Business Book Award finalist and a Globe & Mail book of the year. His website,, will enhance readers’ enjoyment of Laurier in Love by posting photographs and background material about people and events in the novel. Roy MacSkimming lives in the country near Ottawa.

Festival Event:
Books and Brunch

Sunday, October 24 2010 @ 11:00 AM

Previous Festivals: 2003, 2007 (fall)

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