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Various Positions was named one of the “Best Books of 2011” by Quill & Quire, among the “Best First Fiction of 2011” by The Globe and Mail, and “The Year’s Best Debut” by NOW magazine. It was shortlisted for the Ontario Library Association’s Evergreen Award. Martha’s articles, book reviews and fiction have appeared in The Globe and Mail, The New Quarterly, ELLE Canada, Broken Pencil, and Maisonneuve. She holds an M.A. in English Literature from Queen’s University and an M.A. in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia, where she received the David Higham Award. In 2012, CBC Books named Martha one of the “10 Canadian women writers you need to read now.” She lives in Toronto.

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