After graduating from the Simon Fraser University Writer's Studio, Sonja Larsen published Red Star Tattoo: My Life as a Girl Revolutionary (Random House Canada 2015). The novel is a fictionalized memoir of a young woman surviving a childhood of loss and abuse and follows her struggle for belonging.
Sonja Larsen has been published in the Globe and Mail, Room, Descant and other print and online literary magazines. At the time of publication of Red Star Tattoo she was working with youth in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
Red Star Tattoo: My Life as a Girl Revolutionary (Random House Canada 2015) $32 978-0-345-81527-9