Born in Toronto in 1961, Catherine Bush has also lived in Montreal, New York, and Provincetown, Massachusetts. Her first novel, Minus Time, was short-listed for the 1994 City of Toronto Book Award and the SmithBooks/Books in Canada First Novel Award. A film adaptation of Minus Time is currently in development. Her second novel, Rules of Engagement, became a national bestseller. Her fiction, non-fiction, and reviews have appeared in numerous publications, including The Globe and Mail, The New York Times Book Review and The New York Times Magazine. She is the 2004 Writer-in-Residence at McMaster University. Her third novel is Claire's Head. Catherine lives in Toronto.
Festivals: 2000, 2004 (fall)