Jean Pendizwol and The Lightkeeper's Daughters
Jean E. Pendziwol is an award winning Canadian author. Born and raised in northwestern Ontario, she draws on the culture, history and geography of the region for inspiration for her stories.
The Lightkeeper's Daughters, published by Harper Collins and released in July 2017, is a story of family, identity, and art that involves a decades-old mystery. Her descriptions and the importance of Lake Superior in the story will be very relatable for Island readers. Prior to the publication of this novel, Pendziwol was well known as the author of several childrens' books.