Barbara Gowdy (Canada) is the author of seven books, including Helpless, The Romantic, The White Bone, Mister Sandman, We So Seldom Look on Love and Falling Angels, all of which have been met with widespread international acclaim and critical praise. She has been a finalist three times for the Governor General’s Award and the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, and twice for the Giller Prize and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, and has been longlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Member of the Order of Canada and a Guggenheim Fellow, Barbara Gowdy lives in Toronto. She presents Little Sister.

Events Barbara Gowdy was involved in

  • In Conversation with Barbara Gowdy

    Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 7:00 PM

    Do not miss a deeply intimate interview with Barbara Gowdy and Jane Urquhart about Gowdy’s literary career and latest novel Little Sister.


  • Toronto Lit Up: Barbara Gowdy

    Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:30 PM

    IFOA and HarperCollins invite you to the release of Little Sister by award-winning author Barbara Gowdy as part of the Toronto Lit Up book launch series.