Catherine Knutsson

Catherine Knuttson lives on Vancouver Island, on which the fictional Island of her debut novel, Shadows Cast by Stars, is based. She divides her time among teaching, singing, and writing. Like her narrator, she is a member of the Metis nation.

Books by this Author

Shadows Cast by Stars

Author Revealed

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. Vikram Seth, Helen Humphreys, Thomas Hardy, Roald Dahl, Melina Marchetta, Jane Austen, Franny Billingsley, Meg start with!

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. Ignore trends; write the story in your heart, the story that only you can tell!

Q. Is there a book you love to reread?

A. Definitely THE MISTS OF AVALON by Marion Zimmer Bradley

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. An Equal Music - Vikram Seth

Tess of the D'Urbervilles - Thomas Hardy

Plain Kate - Erin Bow

The Mists of Avalon - Marion Zimmer Bradley

On the Jellicoe Road - Melina Marchetta