Author, Teacher, Mother, Farmer
Charlotte Mendel is a thrice-published, award-winning author. Her fourth book will be published in 2023. For more information on her books, the prizes she has won, media coverage and reviews, you can visit her website.
She has published two literary fiction books and one YA novel:
“Turn Us Again”
Charlotte Mendel has taught Creative Writing at Dalhousie for the past eight years. She has also facilitated many writing workshops in her community, both for adults and in the schools. Charlotte also delivers the Climate Simulation Game to environmental organizations, schools and universities in NS and England, and has been invited by Consultants from the NS Ministry of Education to introduce the game to teachers at the Summer Learning Academy this summer.
“Turn Us Again” a literary fiction novel by Roseway/Fernwood Publishing, released spring 2013
“A Hero”, a literary fiction novel by Inanna Publications, released spring 2015
“Reversing Time”, a YA novel by Guernica Editions, released autumn, 2021
“The Hostage” a literary fiction novel to be released Spring 2023, Inanna PublicationsAWARDS
Turn Us Again (Roseway/Fernwood, 2013), won the H.R. Percy Novel Prize, the Beacon Award for Social Justice, and the Atlantic Book Award in the Margaret and John Savage First Book category.
A Hero (Inanna Publications, 2015) was shortlisted for the 2016 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing and a Finalist in the 2016 International Book Awards in the General Fiction category.