Margaret A. Westlie

Biography

Margaret Westlie is a native of Halifax with close family ties to Prince Edward Island, where her family immigrated from the Isle of Skye, Scotland, in 1803. She is a graduate of the Victoria General Hospital School of Nursing and of Dalhousie University in Halifax. She discovered her talent for writing almost by accident, while completing a degree in church music, and immediately switched her degree plan to English, receiving a Master's Degree in English with a Professional Writing Emphasis in Prose and Poetry from the University of Missouri. She played violin with the Philarmonia of Kansas City and has sung with a number of choral groups, including the Confederation Centre Singers and Akkord in Charlottetown. She is also an accomplished pencil portraitist. She makes her home in beautiful Prince Edward Island, Canada, where her novels are set.

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Books

Another Way of Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,360. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Advena, a hybrid born of a human mother and an alien father, has feelings she cannot control or understand. When her flying saucer lands on Prince Edward Island, she slips away. She finds what she is seeking in Jim. When Advena returns years later, she is not alone. Her daughter, Nova, playful and full of fun, is with her. Their plan: to transform Jim and the future of humanity.
An Irregular Marriage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
Annie’s family has left for a new life in Canada. Annie plans to make her home with Alistair, her betrothed. Instead she find herself alone in Scotland. Belle, Alistair’s mother, takes her in as her apprentice in midwifery and healing, while waiting for Alistair to return. But why does she discourage the marriage? Where will Annie find a home?
Ghost Baby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,700. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Amanda McIntyre loves her historic house, but she has afraid to be there alone. What does her friend’s son Roddy see in the attic? And whose baby cries during the night? As the ghost-hunting team investigate the history of the old house, they find some clues but no answers. They key lies in a surprising link between Amanda’s pregnancy and Roddy’s ghostly sighting.
Molly and Company
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,130. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Connie Poste is frightened by the unsettling phenomena disturbing her isolated house, while her husband lies in a coma. But what is she hiding from the ghost-hunting team? And what does it have to do with an unruly spirit who needs rehabilitation on the other side?
Shades of Molly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
While her body is helpless and mute in a wheelchair, Molly’s tart-tongued astral self delights in targeting her nemesis, Gertrude, the night nurse. When Gertrude breaks down and sees a psychologist, she begins to uncover her latent psychic powers. Will she also find romance?
Mattie's Story
Price: Free! Words: 77,610. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
Mattie Cameron is only 15 years old and playing with the children when a man comes courting. In fear, she marries him that very day, knowing nothing of what to expect from marriage. Her changed status alters her relationships with family and friends, while childbirth strains her connection with her difficult mother. Will Mattie find love and security with a man who was once a stranger?
Anna's Secret
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » Canada
A woman has been murdered. Angus MacDonald, church elder and de facto leader of the community, brings the small group of Scottish settlers together as they seek to uncover the wrongdoer. Old Annie, the last of the original settlers, knows Anna’s secret. Will it be the key to finding her killer?

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19th century    alien romance    aliens    amateur    canada    comedy    coming of age    family life    fun    fun reads    ghost    ghost hunt    haunted house    haunting and ghost stories    healer    humor    hybrid    isle of skye    marriage    murder    mystery    nurse    paranormal    prince edward island    psychic    romance    romance books    sci fi    scotland    small town    spirit    witch