• Biography

    Carol Ann Cole is an best-selling author, professional speaker, former Vice President with Bell Canada and the founder of the Comfort Heart initiative, which has raised over one million dollars for cancer research. She has received the Order of Canada, the Golden and Silver Jubilee Medals, the Terry Fox Citation of Honour, the elite Maclean's Honour Role and numerous other awards. Carol Ann is profiled in 'Canadian Who's Who' and in the 2005 edition of '1000 Great Women of the 21st Century,' published by the American Biographical Institute in Raleigh, North Carolina.

    Carol Ann is currently working on her 5th book - first fiction.  Paradise will be published later this year and tells the story of a young girl who has a major decision to make as she turns 16.  Stay within her adoptive family, and with Thomas, her boyfriend, whom she has known all her life or give it all up to follow her long held desire to become a nun.  In secret, she leaves everyone behind and joins the convent.  She takes with her a huge secret.  When her brother, Wilmot, goes missing Paradise is now 21 years old.  She must find Wilmot, and Thomas and one other.  Paradise's seraches uncover an underworld of crime involving the buying and selling of babies - there is a danger for her and those she loves.

    Paradise will be published late this year (2017) by Pegasus (UK.)

    Publications
    • If I Knew Then What I Know Now. Pottersfield Press 2009. ISBN 978-1-897426-12-8.

    • Lessons Learned upside-the-Head. Pottersfield Press, 2006. ISBN: 1-895900-79-4.

    • Comfort Heart - A Personal Memoir. ECW Press, 2001. ISBN 1-55022-473-5.