Catherine Gildiner has been a clinical psychologist in private practice for many years. Her bestselling memoir Too Close to the Falls was published in Canada, the US and the UK to wide acclaim in 1999. Her second book, Seduction, a novel, was a national bestseller. She lives in Toronto.
"Gildiner's a terrific character who's led a fascinating life. Oh, yeah, and she can write."-- "NOW""Hard to put down. . . . One quickly feels an empathy and fascination with this frank girl whose radically changing life plunges her back and forth between child and adult several times. It's no surprise she became a clinical psychologist."-- "Winnipeg Free Press""Gildiner...is a born raconteur. Her writing style is lively and conversational; dialogue, which figures strongly, comes easily to her."-- "The Gazette"