Anne Giardini is a lawyer, a writer and a mother of three school-age children. A columnist for the National Post for three years, she has written numerous articles, stories and essays on wide-ranging topics. The Sad Truth About Happiness, her first novel, will be published in the U.S. and the U.K. by Fourth Estate. The daughter of author Carol Shields, Anne lives in Vancouver.
Festivals: 2005 (Year Round)