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Cathy Buchanan

CATHY MARIE BUCHANAN’s debut novel, The Day the Falls Stood Still, is a New York Times bestseller, a Barnes & Noble Recommends Selection, a Barnes & Noble Best of 2009 book, an American Booksellers Association IndieNext pick and a Canada Reads Top 40 Essential Canadian Novel of the Decade. Her second novel, The Painted Girls, is forthcoming January 10th, 2013 and was inspired by the model for Edgar Degas's Little Dancer Aged Fourteen. Her stories have appeared in many of Canada’s most respected literary journals. She holds a BSc (Honours Biochemistry) and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario. Born and raised in Niagara Falls, Ontario, she now resides in Toronto.

City: Toronto, Province/Territory: Ontario