Katherine Govier

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Half for You and Half for Me

HALF FOR YOU AND HALF FOR ME
FAVOURITE NURSERY RHYMES
AND THE STORIES BEHIND THEM

Katherine Govier
with illustrations by Sarah Clement
from Whitecap Books

Learn about the background to the book in a Q&A with Katherine. Twitter, Facebook and Goodreads

The Ghost Brush

View a video of Katherine talking about The Ghost Brush, with shots of artworks and her travels.

Finding the sweet spot

Read the blog post by Shaun Hunter on re-reading Between Men

Latest Publication

The Immaculate Conception Photography Gallery title story is featured in a new anthology, The Stories That Are Great Within Us.

THE GHOST BRUSH appears in Japan in May from the Japanese publisher Sairyusha.

THE GHOST BRUSH, aka THE PRINTMAKER'S DAUGHTER has been sold for translation into Romanian, Japanese, French and Spanish.La Femme Hokusai appeared in Quebec bookstores October 2, 2013 from Quebec Amerique. Stay tuned for more publication dates.

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On rereading Hearts of Flame

There is the book itself on the shelf – sitting there amongst the many, with my name on the spine. I lift it off.  It has a certain weight. Its cover and design are freshly pleasing.  A made object, appreciated anew. Read more...

The Library of the Found Inkwell reviews The Ghost Brush/The Printmaker's Daughter.

Big Brother Is Watching Your Bookshelf Katherine blogs on the Huffington Post

Recently published

Hearts of Flame E-book

HEARTS OF FLAME, 1992 City of Toronto Book Award winner comes to new life as an Iguana Gem

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Shoe Project

Read the June 3, 2014 Toronto Star newspaper story about the Shoe Project: The Shoe Project lets listeners walk a mile in an immigrant’s shoes.