Claire Cameron grew up in Toronto and studied at Queen’s University. She lived in San Francisco and London, UK before moving back to Toronto, where she now lives with her husband and two sons. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Globe and Mail, Los Angeles Review of Books and The Rumpus. She is a staff writer at The Millions. The Line Painter won the Northern Lit Award from the Ontario Library Service and was nominated for an Arthur Ellis Crime Writing Award for Best First Novel. The Bear was a #1 national bestseller and was longlisted for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction. The Last Neanderthal is now a national bestseller.
Events Claire Cameron was involved in
Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 5:00 PM
Claire Cameron, Helen Humphreys and Roberta Rich discuss how science and history informed their fiction
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 6:30 PM
Meet the shortlisted authors for the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize at this exclusive event.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:00 PM
IFOA and Penguin Random House Canada invite you to the release of The Last Neanderthal by award-winning and best-selling author Claire Cameron as part of the Toronto Lit Up book launch series.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 8:30 PM
Charlotte Gray and Jane Urquhart weave Canada's history.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 6:30 PM
Miguel Ángel Hernández, Suzana Tratnik and Ruth Ware discuss their characters' journeys.