Jane Eaton Hamilton is the author of 9 books of short fiction and poetry, including the 2016 novel WEEKEND. Jane’s books have been shortlisted for the MIND Book Award, the BC Book Prize, the VanCity Award, the Pat Lowther Award and the Ferro-Grumley Award. Her memoir was one of the UK Guardian’s Best Books of the Year and a Sunday Times bestseller. She is the two-time winner of Canada's CBC Literary Award for fiction (2003/2014). Her work has appeared in publications such as Salon, En Route, Macleans and the NY Times. She lives in Vancouver.