Chad Pelley

Chad Pelley

Chad Pelley’s fiction has been recognized by more than 10 literary awards. His debut novel, Away from Everywhere, was a Coles bestseller, won Newfoundland’s CBC Emerging Artist award, and was shortlisted for both the ReLit and CAA Emerging Writer awards, and a film adaptation is underway. His second novel, Every Little Thing, was released in March of 2013, and Canada Reads’ winner Lisa Moore called it “Stylistically fresh and can’t-put-it-down compelling.” His short fiction has won several awards, and has been published in journals, anthologies, and textbooks. Pelley is the founder of Salty Ink, has taught creative writing at Memorial University, and has written for for a variety of publications, including Quill & Quire, The National Post, Globe and Mail, the Telegraph-Journal, and he has an opinion column in Atlantic Books Today.

More information can be found about Chad Pelley on his website:


 Every Little Thing Every Little Thing(Breakwater Books, 2013)
 Away from Everywhere Away from Everywhere(Breakwater Books, 2009)

Agent: Samantha Haywood