Aedon Young
Aedon grew up in Port Coquitlam, a suburb of Vancouver, British Columbia. Since the age of 6, she dreamed of being an author. She worked as an actor, producer, and writer in film and theatre for over ten years. She has also been employed as a gymnastics coach, a warehouse receiver, a salon assistant, an inventory controller, a clown, an importing agent, and a model. Currently, Aedon teaches junior high French immersion and drama. She lives in St. John's, Newfoundland with her witty husband, daughter, beloved Dalmatian, and peculiar German Shorthaired Pointer.  In her free time, Aedon hikes with her dogs, and does gymnastics, and yoga.
Selected Highlights
  • 2016 Aldrich Fellowship renewed 
  • 2016 "The Gospel of Severus Snape" published in Children's and Young Adult Culture and Literature: A Mosaic of Criticism 
  • 2015 began PhD in Education - received Aldrich Fellowship
  • 2014 presented "The Gospel of Severus Snape" (conference paper) to the Popular Culture Assoc. conference in New Orleans
  • 2013 completed thesis for MEd (MUN);  acted in TV commercial (Take Charge NL)
  • 2012 acted in TV commercial (Steers Insurance)
  • 2010 acted in "Alice in Wonderland" (theatre) 
  • 2009 novel "Mara Roams"  first published (now available as ebook, hardcover, ereader, and softcover
This page was last updated: October 10, 2016