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Sandra Martin

Sandra Martin

Sandra Martin is a journalist at the Globe and Mail . She has won writing prizes from the Society of Professional Obituary Writers, gold and silver National Magazine Awards, the Atkinson and William Southam Journalism Fellowships, and the Harvey Southam Lecturership at the University of Victoria. The co-author of three books, including Rupert Brooke in Canada and Card Tricks: Bankers, Boomers, and the Explosion of Plastic Credit , which was shortlisted for the Canadian Business Book Award, she is the editor of the bestselling and critically acclaimed collection , The First Man in My Life: Daughters Write about Their Fathers . She lives in Toronto with her husband, historian Roger Hall, and is the mother of two children.

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