About the Author

Eleanor Sam is Canadian, born in Guyana, South America with West, and Central African ancestry. She has a Master of Health Science degree from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Arts degree from York University. Eleanor has co-authored a peer reviewed article on mental health and policing, and strongly advocates for Black women’s health. When she’s not writing, When she’s not writing, Eleanor loves to travel around the world and learn about different cultures. She lives in Toronto with her husband. 

The Wisdom of Rain is her first novel. 



Co-authored Article by Eleanor P. Sam

Schizophrenia and Crime: How Predictable Are Charges, Convictions and Violence?

International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction