A National Newspaper Award winner for feature writing, Catherine Dunphy was a staff writer at The Toronto Star, Canada’s largest newspaper, for more than 25 years.
She is the author of Morgentaler, A Difficult Hero, which was nominated for the prestigious Governor General’s Award in 1997. As well, she has written two books of young adult fiction, Degrassi Junior High: Caitlin and BLT, related to the much-heralded Canadian television series, Degrassi High, which has been shown throughout the world.
She has also written screenplays for the Canadian television series, Riverdale, as well as created a four-part CBC radio mystery series called Fallaway Ridge.
She continues to write for magazines and is at work on a literary novel. She has always been a mystery reader/addict.