Barb Bissonette

Barb Bissonette

Barb Bissonette a retired medical nurse of forty years at Soldiers Memorial Hospital in Orillia, Ontario. She completed a mission to Dominican Republic with the Sisters of Charity to work among the people living there. She loved nursing, but has always enjoyed reading and writing. As a child, she would write poetry and short stories. Barb belongs to the Muskoka Authors Association. Her favorite person is — and always will be — Lucy Maud Montgomery, the great Canadian author.

Barb has had three novels published with Strategic Book Group: Among Little Faces, A Winter Town, and Leave a Light on for Christmas. One of the highlights of her career was meeting Lucy Maud’s granddaughter at a book signing in Norval. Lucy Maud’s granddaughter bought one of Barb’s Christmas books which is set in Norval and speaks of her grandmother and her life there.

Her book, Just a Bit of Magic, is scheduled for publication in Spring 2020.

You can find out more about works and world of Barb Bissonette on her website BarbBissonette.com and her Facebook page Barb Bissonette Writer.