Sarah Selecky

Sarah Selecky’s breakout debut collection This Cake Is for the Party was shortlisted for the 2010 Scotiabank Giller Prize, a regional finalist for the Commonwealth Writer’s Prize, Best First Book; and Winner of Best New Writer, CBC Bookies Awadr and longlisted for the Frank O’Connor Award. Her stories have been published in The Walrus, Geist, Prairie Fire, The New Quarterly, and The Journey Prize Anthology. She earned her MFA in Creative Writing at the University of British Columbia and has been teaching creative writing for the past ten years. She grew up in Northern Ontario and Southern Indiana and now lives in Toronto with her husband.


This Cake is for the Party (Thomas Allen, 2010)

Agent: Samantha Haywood