2024 Festival:
October 21–27

Suzette Mayr


SUZETTE MAYR is the author of The Sleeping Car Porter and four previous novels: MonocerosMoon HoneyThe Widows, and Venous HumThe Widows was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book in the Canada-Caribbean region, and has been translated into German. Moon Honey was shortlisted for the Writers' Guild of Alberta's Best First Book and Best Novel Awards. Monoceros was longlisted for the Giller Prize. Suzette Mayr lives and works in Calgary.