John Wilson

Author bio

John Wilson grew up in Scotland, nursed on his parents’ tales of imperial India. His interest in history took him so far back in time that he worked as a geologist in Zimbabwe and Alberta, before moving to Vancouver Island and writing full time. His 40-plus books have won or been shortlisted for numerous awards, including a finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award for The Alchemist’s Dream.

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