Catherine Hunter teaches English at the University of Winnipeg. In addition to her previous thrillers, Where Shadows Burn and The Dead of Midnight (Ravenstone Press), she has published one spoken word CD, Rush Hour, and three collections of poetry, Necessary Crimes, Lunar Wake, and Latent Heat, for which she received the Manitoba Book of the Year award.
Wednesday, December 2
Catherine Hunter is interviewed by CKUW's Ron Robinson about her new novel, After Light.
(MP3 file, 8:52)
Posted on: Thursday, June 2, 2016
Catherine Hunter is announced as a finalist for Best Woman Writer of the 2016 High Plains Book Awards for her title After Light. Congratulations, Catherine!
BILLINGS, MONTANA - Thirty-seven books have been selected as finalists out of 160 submissions in eleven categories for the 10th annual High Plains Book Awards. Twenty-six different publishers from Canada and the US were represented in this year's competition. Of the 37 finalists, 12 are from Canada.
The High Plains Books Awards have been established to recognize regional authors and/or literary works which examine and reflect life on the High Plains including the states of Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Nebraska, Colorado, and Kansas, and the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan.
Posted on: Friday, April 8, 2016
The Winnipeg Free Press announced Catherine Hunter's outstanding nominations in the Manitoba Book Awards. Catherine Hunter's latest novel, After Light, has been shortlisted for the Mary Scorer Award for Best Book by a Manitoba Publisher, the Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction, the Carol Shields Winnipeg Book Award and the McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award. The awards, which will be handed out Saturday, April 30, at the Radisson Hotel beginning at 7 p.m. Read the full article here: http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/arts-and-life/entertainment/books/hunter-epp-koop-lead-manitoba-book-awards-short-lists-375047121.html
Posted on: Thursday, November 5, 2015
Catherine Hunter celebrated yet another spot on the McNally Robinson Bestseller list, this time at #1 for the week of October 25, 2015!
Posted on: Thursday, October 15, 2015
Still before the official launch and for the second week, Catherine Hunter's new novel After Light has been featured on the McNally Robinson Bestseller list for the week ending October 4th.
Posted on: Friday, October 2, 2015
Even before its official launch, After Light is #2 on the McNally Robinson Bestseller list for the week of September 27, 2015.