Laure Conan, pen name of Marie-Louise-Félicité Angers (January 9, 1845 — June 6, 1924), is regarded as the first true French-Canadian female novelist. She was born in Murray Bay, Canada East.
Educated by the Ursulines, she wrote eleven books focussed largely on religion, family and her nation, with a particular interest in exploring the minds of her characters. Conan best remembered book is Angéline de Montbrun (1884).
She died in Montreal, Quebec.