Winona Kent of Burnaby was born in London, England in 1954 but grew up in Regina. A former travel agent, she earned a creative writing degree from UBC in 1985. Her novel Skywatcher is about an actor/spy who comes to Vancouver to make a movie and visit his sons. As a card-carrying member of The Man From U.N.C.L.E. fan club, she wrote for the McCallum Observer, the official fanzine dedicated to actor David McCallum.

[BCBW 1992]