Margaret A. Westlie
PEI author Margaret A. Westlie will launch of her latest novel, Another Way of Being, at 2 pm on April 8 at the Confederation Centre Public Library.
Westlie is the author of the Scottish Pioneers (formerly Selkirk Stories) novels Mattie's Story, Anna's Secret, and An Irregular Marriage and the Partners Paranormal series (formerly Haunted PEI) Shades of Molly, Molly and Company, and Ghost Baby. Another Way of Being is her first novel in a new series, Partners Extraterrestrial.
Inspired by the report several years ago of a UFO seen over the West River in Cornwall, near the author’s home, Another Way of Being relates the first meeting and subsequent relationship between Jim (an Islander) and Advena (an extraterrestrial visitor).
Margaret Westlie is a native of Halifax who discovered her talent for writing almost by accident while completing a degree in church music and immediately switched her degree plan to English, receiving a Master's Degree in English with a Professional Writing Emphasis in Prose and Poetry from the University of Missouri.
Another Way of Being is available at Bookmark and Indigo in Charlottetown, as well as online in paperback and e-pub editions.