Angie Abdou

Professor and author

Angie Abdou has published seven books and co-edited Writing the Body in Motion and Not Hockey, collections of critical essays on Canadian Sport Literature. Her first novel The Bone Cage was a Canada Reads finalist. Her two memoirs hit the Canadian best-seller list. Booklist declared Home Ice: Reflections of a Reluctant Hockey Mom a “first rate memoir” and a “must-read for parents with youngsters who play organized sports.”  Chatelaine Magazine named her most recent novel, In Case I Go, one of the year’s most riveting mysteries.

Abdou is a Professor of Creative Writing at Athabasca University.