Cynthia d’Entremont is the author of Oak Island Revenge (nominated for the 2014 Red Maple Award) and Unlocked (winner of both the Fantasy and Young Adult Word Guild Awards). She has won the Joyce Barkhouse Writing for Children Award and a Nova Scotia Talent Trust Scholarship in Literary Arts. Cynthia holds a Master of Education and founded Riviola Narrative International which offers workshops and coaching to writers of all ages. Her favourite childhood story is The Little Engine that Could and her writing philosophy is “Dream big!” She lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia with her husband and two teenage children.
Fiction Winner, Free Publishing Contest 2009, Word Alive Press.
First Place Winner, the Joyce Barkhouse Writing for Children Award in the Atlantic Writing Competition, 2006.
Nova Scotia Talent Trust Scholarship in Literary Arts, 2006.