Britt’s new novel, Nasty Girl Seeks Happiness, was published on 17 July 2020!

Set in 1920s Paris and 1930s Berlin, it’s another of her utterly compelling examinations of the dark side of the human psyche.

It’s now available in either paperback or Kindle formats via

And you can read it in a Swedish version too!

The Bruce Trail, closed at the height of the coronavirus pandemic, reopened on 2 June 2020.

Mike and Nick are back on Trail!

Read the latest post of Nick’s photo blog The Bruce Trail End-to-End

Many thanks for visiting this website. If you have enjoyed our progress so far, please follow my Bruce Trail blog, and you’ll be alerted when there are new posts.

And you might want to check out Nick’s photo blog of the Hamilton to Brantford Rail Trail, which is now complete.

Holmström Ruddick

Welcome to the joint website of Britt Holmström and Nicholas Ruddick.

Britt is a Swedish-Canadian novelist and short story writer who publishes her works in both English and Swedish.

Nick is a retired academic who has written many non-fiction books and articles on science fiction and other subjects.

Learn more about Britt, Nick, and their publications by clicking on the blue menu above.