The Editors of The Journey Prize Stories 20:
Lynn Coady is the acclaimed author of three novels, Strange Heaven, Saints of Big Harbour, and Mean Boy, and the fiction collection Play the Monster Blind. She is also the editor of Victory Meat: New Fiction from Atlantic Canada. She lives in Toronto.
Heather O’Neill’s Lullabies for Little Criminals won the CBC’s Canada Reads 2007 and the Hugh MacLennan Prize, and was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award and the Amazon.ca/Books in Canada First Novel Award. A two-time nominee for The Journey Prize, O’Neill lives in Montreal.
Neil Smith’s Bang Crunch was a finalist for the Hugh MacLennan Prize. A three-time nominee for The Journey Prize, Smith has won first prize at the Eden Mills Writers’ Festival. He lives in Montreal.