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Christine Fischer Guy

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Christine Fischer Guy is a novelist and award-winning journalist who has lived and worked in London, England. Her debut novel, The Umbrella Mender, appeared in 2014. Her short fiction has appeared in Descant, Prairie Fire, and The Austin Review and has been nominated for the Writer's Trust/McClelland & Stewart Journey Prize and the Pushcart Prize. She's a fiction critic for the Globe and Mail and contributes to the LA Review of Books, The Millions, Hazlitt and Ryeberg.com. She teaches creative writing at the School for Continuing Studies at University of Toronto.

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Publications

The Umbrella Mender. Wolsak & Wynn, 2014

Awards

Nominee, Writer's Trust/McClelland & Stewart Journey Prize for Descant, 2009
Nominee, Pushcart Prize for The Austin Review, 2016
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