Shaena Lambert’s novel Radiance was both a Globe and Mail and Quill and Quire best book and was a finalist for the Rogers Writers Trust Award and the Ethel Wilson Award. Her collection of stories, The Falling Woman was published to critical acclaim in Canada, the UK and Germany, and was a finalist for the Danuta Gleed Award. Her stories have appeared recently in Zoetrope: All Story, The Vancouver Review, and Best Canadian Stories 2010. Other stories are
forthcoming in Ploughshares and Best Canadian Stories 2011. She lives in Vancouver, where she teaches at The Writers’ Studio at Simon Fraser University.