Welcome to my website. I am an author and researcher with a particular interest in Western Canadian history and the fur trade.

I have had 10 books published. Their titles are:

2003 Marie-Anne Lagimodière: the Incredible Story of Louis Riel’s Grandmother

2004 Grey Owl: the Curious Life of Archie Belaney

2005 The Battle of Seven Oaks and the Violent Birth of the Red River Settlement

2007 Robert Borden: the Shy Guy who Challenged an Empire

2009 Tecumseh: Diplomat and Warrior in the War of 1812

2009 A People on the Move: the Métis of the Western Plains

2011 People of the Fur Trade: From Native Trappers to Chief Factors

2013 The Laird of Fort William: William McGillivray and the Northwest Company

2017 Letitia Hargrave: Mistress of York Factory

2021 Alexander Ross and his Country-Born Family: from Columbia Country to Red River

For more information about each of these books click onto their titles either above or in the left side bar.

I am a member of the following organizations:

Manitoba Historical Society (MHS)

The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC)

The Creative Nonfiction Collective (CNFC)

North American Voyageurs Council (NAVC)

To see pictures of some of my book launches and readings, click Pictures at the bottom of the Contents list on the left.

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