Catherine Bushis the author of four novels. Her second book, The Rules of Engagement, was a national bestseller and chosen as a New York Times Notable Book and one of the Globe and Mail's Best Books of the Year. Her third
novel, Claire's Head, was shortlisted for Ontario's Trillium Award. Her nonfiction has appeared in the Globe & Mail, the New York Times Magazine, and the anthology The Heart Does Break. She lives in Toronto and is Coordinator of the University of Guelph Creative Writing MFA.