authors | Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer

Critics described the stories in Way Up, Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer's first book of fiction, as "some of the most impressive examples of new Canadian fiction in recent memory." Published in 2003, Way Up received a Danuta Gleed Award and was a finalist for the Relit Award. The Nettle Spinner was short-listed for The in Canada First Novel award and was also named a best of 2005 by January magazine.

Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer is the former fiction editor of The Literary Review of Canada, and has also worked as a tree-planter, a lumberjack, and a baker. Her reviews have appeared in The Globe and Mail, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Toronto Star and The National Post. She teaches creative writing at the University of Toronto, and is the Magazine Editor for

Titles by this author:
six@sixty [Paperback]
$30.00 Paperback
Perfecting [Paperback]
$22.95 Paperback
The Nettle Spinner [Paperback]
The Nettle Spinner
$21.95 Paperback
Way Up [Paperback]
Way Up
$19.95 Paperback
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