Scott Bartlett

Author of:
"Royal Flush" 60 sec preview:
"Taking Stock"

Scott Bartlett is a fiction writer and environmental activist from Newfoundland, Canada, which is also where he's currently living.

His second novel, "Royal Flush," won the H. R. (Bill) Percy Prize in 2007. In May 2011, he received a grant from the NLAC to write his third novel, called "Taking Stock." In February, the NLAC awarded it the Lawrence Jackson Writers’ Award, and on May 5th it received the Percy Janes First Novel Award.

Scott recently won the Rio+20 Big Blog Off, and as a result blogged for the United Nations Environment Programme and TreeHugger.com at World Environment Day in Rio de Janeiro in June.