Anne DeGrace is a librarian, journalist, writer, illustrator, volunteer and multi-tasker. Her stories have appeared in the New Quarterly, Room of One’s Own and Wascana Review. Her previous novels include Treading Water (2005) and Wind Tails (2007). For Sounding Line, DeGrace travelled across the country to her roots in Nova Scotia , where the fog is thick but the people are warm, to recreate in novel form the story of Canada’s most significant UFO incident – sometimes referred to as “Canada’s Roswell.”