Nicola Davison is an author and portrait photographer, living in Dartmouth with her family and neighborhood-famous Basset Hound. In 2013, she returned to Nova Scotia after living too far above sea level for thirteen years. She studied English at Dalhousie University and has been on the board of directors with the Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia since 2017.
In 2016, she completed the Alistair Macleod Mentorship program (under the guidance of Carol Bruneau). Her first novel, In the Wake, was a finalist for the Jim Connors Dartmouth Book Award, the winner of both the Margaret & John Savage First Book award and the Miramichi Reader’s Best First Book award.
Keep up to date with her online at www.nicoladavison.ca, Twitter @nikidavison, Facebook NicolaDavisonWriting and Instagram @snickerniki.
Margaret & John Savage First Book
The Miramichi Reader’s Best First Book