Patrick’s quick-witted comedy has brought him national recognition with multiple appearances on CBC Radio’s “The Debaters.” He’s a popular host and comedian at events across Canada, from the Royal Visit to Charlottetown to a recent performance in Inuvik, above the Arctic Circle.

Patrick Ledwell photo 2011 (Louise Vessey)His first book “I Am an Islander” is a Canadian bestseller, and his new book An Islander Strikes Back just was released in May.

During the summer season, he performs with Mark Haines in the hit PEI show “The Island Summer Review.”

Patrick lives on a hobby farm outside Charlottetown PEI, with his wife Tara and his 6-year-old son Nate.