Helen Humphreys’most recent novel, The Evening Chorus, was nominated for a Governor General’s Award and was a national bestseller. Her critically acclaimed memoir, Nocturne, was a finalist for the Trillium Book Award. Previous novels include Coventry, a New York Times Editors’ Choice, a Globe and Mail Best Book of the Year, and a finalist for the Trillium Book Award; Afterimage, which won the Rogers Writers’ Trust Prize for fiction; Leaving Earth, which won the Toronto Book Award; and The Lost Garden, which was a Canada Reads selection. The recipient of the Harbourfront Festival Prize for literary excellence, Humphreys lives in Kingston, Ontario. She presents The Ghost Orchard.
Events Helen Humphreys was involved in
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 7:30 PM
Join us in celebrating the work of Canadian poets presented in the ninth edition of Canada’s vibrant yearly anthology The Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2016.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 7:30 PM
IFOA is proud to present the works nominated for the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize.
Saturday, November 2, 2013 - 4:00 PM
A short story collection, a memoir, a novel—authors share their journeys from the beginning to middle to end of their individual works.