Winning the war was everything.
Even if it meant losing herself.

ELINOR FLORENCE — Author, Journalist, Speaker.

After a long career in journalism, I’ve entered the brave new world of fiction. My first wartime novel called Bird's Eye View was published in October 2014 by Dundurn Press of Toronto.

I grew up on the prairies, but for many years my home has been the resort town of Invermere, British Columbia, in the majestic Canadian Rockies.

Like Miss Marple, I love village life. I’m also passionate about Canadian history and all things associated, from beadwork to bombers.

But most of all, I love to write. My blog called Wartime Wednesdays features interesting stories I learned while researching this country’s colourful wartime past. 

I've published twenty-eight of those stories in a book titled: My Favourite Veterans: True Stories From World War Two's Hometown Heroes.

Welcome to my tiny, exquisite corner of the world.

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