In Kamloops for the stage debut of Never Shoot a Stampede Queen at Western Canada Theatre.
In Kamloops for the stage debut of Never Shoot a Stampede Queen at Western Canada Theatre.

MARK LEIREN-YOUNG is the author of two comic memoirs Free Magic Secrets Revealed (Harbour, 2013) and Never Shoot a Stampede Queen — A Rookie Reporter in the Cariboo (Heritage)which won the 2009 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour. Mark is currently adapting both books for film for Middle Child Productions.

Never Shoot a Stampede Queen is available as an audiobook (narrated by the author) through audible.com – if you’re not a member you can download one free audio book here.

He has written two books of non-fiction – The Green Chain: Nothing is Ever Clear Cut (Heritage), a collection of interviews dealing with the future of our forests and This Crazy Time (Knopf) written with/about controversial environmentalist Tzeporah Berman.