The editors of "Booklist" have picked Claudia Cornwall's "Catching Cancer: the quest for its viral and bacterial causes" as one of the best adult books of 2013.
Allan Levine was born in Winnipeg and educated at the University of Manitoba and the University of Toronto where he obtained a PhD in Canadian history. He writes both non-fiction as well as historical mysteries. He teaches history at St. John's Ravenscourt School in Winnipeg. He is married with two children.