William Kowalski is the award-winning author of novels Eddie’s Bastard (1999), Somewhere South of Here (2001), The Adventures of Flash Jackson (2003), and The Good Neighbor (2004), published in North America by HarperCollins and in the U.K. by Transworld/Doubleday/Black Swan. He recently won the Thomas Head Raddall Award for his novel The Hundred Hearts (2013). His work has appeared on numerous international best-seller lists and has been translated into fifteen languages. He has also written five books for Orca’s Rapid Reads series for reading-challenged adults.
Kowalski is the author of several screenplays, and is a regular book reviewer for the Globe and Mail. He was recently appointed as the Chairman of PEN Canada’s National Affairs Committee, and is the new Director of the Port Medway Readers’ Festival in Nova Scotia. Born in Ohio, he now lives in Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, with his wife and two children.
More information about William Kowalski can be found on his website: williamkowalski.com
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