Award-winning author of Dyed In The Green, the first fiction series about Canada’s iconic national parks, George worked for more than three decades as a park warden, including six national parks on both east and west coasts, the North and the Rocky Mountains.
George’s passion for parks and protected areas forms the backdrop for much of his writing, including both creative non-fiction and fiction found here as well as non-fiction, found at writenature.com.
If you’d like to know some of the background to the Dyed In The Green series, please listen to Alexandra Amor’s It’s A Mystery Podcast With George Mercer
Or if you’d liked to know more about Fat Cats, the latest novel in the series, check out George’s interview with Joseph Planta on The Commentary.
Finally, if you’d like to know a little more about how a career can influence writing, check out George’s interview with Texas-based writer Kevin Tumlinson on his Wordslinger Podcast.
Author photo courtesy of Janis Jean Photography.