John A. Cherrington
John A. Cherrington is a retired country lawyer and the author of three works of historical non-fiction, including Vancouver at Dawn, which was awarded runner-up for the City of Vancouver Book Award. An avid hiker, he has regularly travelled to England over the past three decades to walk its many footpaths, making careful observations of the rural life, flora and fauna along the way. He has done extensive work in heritage preservation and was awarded the Governor General’s 125th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada Medal for significant contribution to community and country. He lives with his wife, Dee, and they divide their time between their home in British Columbia’s Fraser Valley and their cottage on Pender Island.