Judith going to England to study the English Civil War

Judith has received an Access Copyright Foundation grant to do research on her adult historical novel. One of the main activities whe will participate in is a re-enactment of an English Civil War battle in Malmesbury, UK, during the Malmesbury Living History Weekend, June 14 and 15, 2014.

Convictions to appear in 2016

Judith’s first Young Adult novel, Convictions, will be published by Coteau Books in Spring 2016.

Convictions takes readers on a voyage aboard an all female convict ship headed for Australia, in 1842. Fourteen-year old Jennie, convicted of stealing a sack of moldy oats, must come to terms with her new reality as she rubs shoulders with female convicts of all ages and occupations, and a handful of male guards as well.