Jessie Munro

Jessie Munro

Jessie Munro is the author of The Story of Suzanne Aubert, the acclaimed biography that won the Book of the Year award in the Montana Book Awards in 1997, along with the E. H. McCormick Award for the best first book in non-fiction. Her meticulous research and clear writing, evident in the biography, have once again helped contribute to the editing and framing of the marvellous selection of letters in Letters on the Go: The Correspondence of Suzanne Aubert.

A former Commonwealth Scholar in French, Jessie brings her considerable knowledge of French language and history to her superb presentation of a key figure in New Zealand history.

Publications include

The Story of Suzanne Aubert, 2nd edition (Bridget Williams Books, 2009)

Letters on the Go: The Correspondence of Suzanne Aubert (Bridget Williams Books, 2009)