Mary Novik

Mary Novik was born in Victoria, British Columbia. She grew up in a large family in Victoria and Surrey, and now lives in Vancouver with her husband. Her first novel, Bracelet of Bright Hair, was shortlisted in the 2000 Chapters/Robertson Davies competition out of over 400 unpublished novels, and excerpts were published in "The New Quarterly: New Directions in Canadian Writing," "From the Hardcover edition."