Judith Meyrick’s writing has appeared in various publications in both Canada and New Zealand. Humour, précis, opinion and short story – her articles have been published in the NZ Listener, the NZ Woman’s Weekly, Pandora Publishing, The Avondale Press, Atlantic Books Today and Landscape Architectural Review. For three years, her book review column, Review Bites, ran in the Halifax Herald. Her children’s book, Gracie the Public Gardens Duck (Nimbus), won Best Published Book and Best Illustrated Book at the Atlantic Book Awards in 2007.
She is currently researching and writing a non-fiction book set in Nova Scotia and New Zealand, and she visits Ottawa as much as possible to spend time with her new granddaughter.
Best Published Book, Atlantic Book Awards, 2007