Claudia Dey

CLAUDIA DEY, Author of Heartbreaker


 Photograph by Norman Wong

Photograph by Norman Wong

CLAUDIA DEY is the author of HEARTBREAKER, (Random House, HarperCollins, and The Borough Press), listed as one of the Most Anticipated Books of 2018 by Entertainment Weekly, The Millions, Publishers Weekly, and Buzzfeed––also, a Staff Pick at The Paris Review.

Dey's first novel, STUNT, was a finalist for the Amazon First Novel Award, and a Globe & Mail and Quill & Quire Book of the Year. Her plays have been produced internationally and nominated for the Governor General’s and Trillium Book Awards.

Dey’s writing and interviews have appeared in many publications including The Believer, Lit Hub and The Paris Review, where Dey's essay, Mothers As Makers of Death, went viral. Dey has also worked as a horror film actress and cook in lumber camps across northern Canada, and is co-designer of Horses Atelier. She lives in Toronto.

Photographs by Ashley Sophia Clark