Helen Humphreys


Helen Humphreys’ most recent book, the memoir Nocturne, was widely acclaimed and was nominated for the Trillium Book Award and the BC National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction. The Reinvention of Love was a national bestseller; Coventry was a New York Times Editors’ Choice, a Globe and Mail Best Book of the Year, and a finalist for the Trillium Book Award. The author won the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize for Afterimage and the Toronto Book Award for Leaving Earth, and The Lost Garden was a Canada Reads selection. The recipient of the Harbourfront Festival Prize for literary excellence, Helen Humphreys lives in Kingston, Ontario.

Helen’s most recent book is The Evening Chorus, (2015).

photo credit A. Tsabari

Years Participated: 2008, 2013, 2015

Author Website: http://www.hhumphreys.com/index.html

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