Joanna Goodman is the author of five novels, including #1 Canadian bestseller The Home for Unwanted Girls, which was on national bestseller lists for six months, as well as The Finishing School, also a national bestseller. Her stories have appeared in The Fiddlehead, B & A Fiction, Event, The New Quarterly, and White Wall Review, as well as excerpted in Elisabeth Harvor’s fiction anthology A Room at the Heart of Things.
Originally from Montreal, Joanna now lives in Toronto with her husband and two kids, and is at work on her sixth novel, the follow up to The Home for Unwanted Girls. Joanna sent greetings to One Book One Community and the readers of Waterloo Region via video.
(Bio courtesy of the author’s official website)