Braelyn Cyr was born in Campbellton, New Brunswick. She is a Mi’kmaq artist and has just graduated from the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design’s aboriginal visual arts program. Her primary focus is creating Wampum belts as well as writing and illustrating her own aboriginal children’s books, connecting her heritage to modern day society.
Shortlisted: 2021 Alice Kitts Memorial Award (Children’s Picture Books)
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Author details, The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia has announced the shortlist for the 2014 East Coast Literary