About the Author
was raised in the turmoil of the 60s inBerkeley, California, where she attended San Francisco State College and theUniversity of California at Berkeley. After immigrating to Canada in 1970, shetaught school in a remote Inuit village in Labrador before moving to Ontario towork in book publishing. She was at work on the Josephine novels for over adecade, travelling extensively to the places Josephine lived and correspondingwith period scholars. Sandra Gulland lives near Killaloe, Ontario, with herhusband.