Bathurst native in running for a New Brunswick Book Award

A Bathurst native has made the short-list for the New Brunswick Book Awards.

Melynda Jarratt's "Letters from Beauly: Pat Hennessy and the Canadian Forestry Corps in Scotland, 1940-1945" is a finalist in the non-fiction category.

Jarratt is a leading authority on Canadian War Brides of World War Two and the founder of the Canadian War Brides Website.

The awards will be handed out on May 24th in Fredericton.

(with files from the Telegraph-Journal)