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Andrea McKenzie Raine
Andrea McKenzie Raine
  • Country: Canada
  • Books: 14
  • Profession: Writer
  • Born: 19 July, 1975
  • Member Since: Jun 2015
  • Profile Views: 26,439
  • Followers: 6
  • Writing:

    Historical Fiction Literary Fiction Poetry
BIOGRAPHY

Andrea McKenzie Raine was born in Smithers, BC and grew up in Victoria, BC where she still resides. She was enrolled in the Creative Writing program and earned a B.A. in English Literature at the University of Victoria in 2000, and completed a post-degree Public Relations certificate program. She has attended the successful Planet Earth Poetry reading series (formerly known as Mocambopo) in Victoria, BC since 1997, and participated in the Glenairley writing retreats led by Canadian poet and novelist Patrick Lane in Sooke, BC. In 2005, she published her first book of poetry, titled A Mother’s String, through Ekstasis Editions. Her poetry has also appeared in Mocambo Nights, Canadian Literature journal, Quills, Borderlines anthology (Ascent Aspirations magazine), Tempus anthology (Rubicon Press), Poems from Planet Earth (Leaf Press), Tongues of Fire anthology, and several Glenairley chapbooks edited by Patrick Lane (Leaf Press). She has also written book reviews and articles for local magazines, celebrating the work of her peers. Andrea lives with her husband and two young sons and, by day, is employed as a correspondence writer for the provincial government. She published her debut novel, Turnstiles, and a prequel novel, A Crowded Heart, through Inkwater Press.

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Turnstiles

Genre: Literary Fiction

avg rating4.7 - 33 reviews on Amazon

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Andrea McKenzie Raine's Books

Turnstiles

Turnstiles

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Literary Fiction

4.7 (33 ratings)

Open Houses: A Collection of Short Stories

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Publication Date: Jun 07, 2018

Literary Fiction

Dream Boy: A Short Story

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Publication Date: Oct 02, 2016

Suspense, Literary Fiction

4.3 (4 ratings)

Open Houses: A Short Story

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Publication Date: Apr 05, 2018

Suspense, Literary Fiction

5 (2 ratings)

A Year of Mornings

A Year of Mornings

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Poetry

The Inner Voice of Leif Stone: A Short Story

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Publication Date: Jun 01, 2019

Thrillers, Suspense, Mysteries, Supernatural Suspense, Science Fiction

A Crowded Heart

A Crowded Heart

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Publication Date: Nov 04, 2015

Historical Fiction

4.8 (10 ratings)

Impetus: Ghazals

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Poetry

5 (2 ratings)

Andrea McKenzie Raine Interview

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    Andrea McKenzie Raine interview

    Please give a warm welcome to Andrea McKenzie Raine , author of A Crowded Heart.She started writing since childhood, as many writers do, and studied Creative Writing and English Literature at the University of Victoria. She published first book of poetry, A Mother’s String, through Ekstasis Editions in 2005. She is also a member of a poetry... read full interview

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