Gail Anderson-Dargatz has been published worldwide in English and in many other languages. A Recipe for Bees and The Cure for Death by Lighting were international bestsellers, and were both finalists for the prestigious Giller Prize in Canada. Both Turtle Valley and A Rhinestone Button were national bestsellers and her first book, The Miss Hereford Stories, was short-listed for the Leacock Award for humour. Her most recent novel, The Spawning Grounds, was released in fall 2016 and is again a national bestseller.
After nearly a decade of teaching within the Optional-Residency MFA program in creative writing at the University of British Columbia, Gail now works with writers from around the world through her own on-line forums. For more, please visit her website at www.gailanderson-dargatz.ca or follow her @AndersonDargatz.