Kate Heartfield’s first novel is the historical fantasy Armed in Her Fashion (CZP 2018). Her two time-travel novellas from Tor.com Publishing begin with Alice Payne Arrives in November 2018. Her game, The Road to Canterbury, was published in 2018 by Choice of Games. A former journalist, Kate lives in Ottawa.
Kate Heartfield’s historical fantasy novel, Armed in Her Fashion, was published by ChiZine Publications in 2018.
She is also the author of two time-travel novellas published by Tor.com Publishing: Alice Payne Arrives (November, 2018) and Alice Payne Rides (March, 2019).
Her interactive novel for Choice of Games, The Road to Canterbury, was published in 2018.
Her short fiction has appeared in magazines including Strange Horizons, Lackington’s and Podcastle, and anthologies including Clockwork Canada and Monstrous Little Voices: New Tales from Shakespeare’s Fantasy World. Her stories “The Seven O’Clock Man” and “Not Valid for Spain” were longlisted for the Sunburst Award.
Until 2015, Kate was the opinion editor for the Ottawa Citizen. She was shortlisted for Canada’s National Newspaper Award for editorial writing in 2015. She now teaches journalism at Carleton University and creative writing online for the Loft Literary Center. Her agent is Jennie Goloboy at the Donald Maass Literary Agency.
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