Matt Rader is the critically acclaimed author of two previous collections of
poetry, Living Things and Miraculous Hours, which was a finalist for the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award and
longlisted for the ReLit Award. His poems, stories, and nonfiction have been
nominated for numerous awards, including the Journey Prize, the National
Magazine Award, and two Pushcart Prizes. He lives in the Comox Valley on Vancouver
Island. A Doctor Pedalled Her Bicycle Over the River
Arno is his latest book.