Margaret Anne Hume

As the official biographer of Mary Grannan, Margaret Anne Hume is the Canadian author of Just Mary: The Life of Mary Evelyn Grannan, published in 2006 by the Dundurn Group, Toronto. She is also the editor of “Just Mary” Reader: Mary Grannan, Selected Stories, a new collection of stories and plays, written and broadcast by CBC storyteller Mary Grannan.

Margaret Anne Hume edited and co-authored My Life: Adventures of an RCAF Flying Officer, Eaton's Manager and Family Man with her father, Albert Mair MacLean. The book launch took place at his 90th birthday celebration on April 8, 2012 in Moncton, New Brunswick.

A former librarian at Concordia University, Margaret is a graduate of McGill and the University of New Brunswick.

As a Canadian author, Margaret Anne Hume is an active member of the Canadian Authors Association, and has held several executive positions at its Vancouver Branch, including Past President (2010 to 2012); President (2008 to June 2010); Member, Vancouver CanWrite! National CAA Conference Committee (2004); and Vice-President and Programs Coordinator (2006–2007). Margaret is currently the CAA National 1st Vice-Chair and Membership Chair. She is also a member of the Federation of BC Writers and The Writers Union of Canada.

News & Events

Canadian Authors for Indies Day May 2

Posted On - Apr 27, 2015

Margaret will be reading at the UBC Bookstore at 2:30 pm on Saturday, May 2, 2015. read more...

The Bookshelf 2014

Posted On - Feb 12, 2015

Margaret's books are listed in The Bookshelf 2014 produced by the Canadian Authors Association. read more...

Canadian Authors National Conference June 11 to 14

Posted On - Feb 12, 2015

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