Agnes Bristow grew up in rural Newfoundland, Canada. After graduating from university, she moved to Ontario and worked for several years as a social worker. Since 1998, she has been creating and producing television series and feature films. Her credits include Rising Suns, Wildlife Quest, and the Christmas classic, Blizzard, sharing Oscar winners, Christopher Plummer, Whoopi Goldberg and Brenda Blethyn. This is Agnes’s first non-fiction. She is currently working on the development of a screenplay to produce a movie based on this book.