Michael Crummey is the author of a memoir, Newfoundland: Journey into a Lost Nation, three books of poetry, and a book of short stories, Flesh and Blood. His first novel, River Thieves, was a national bestseller and a finalist for the 2001 Giller Prize. He lives in St. John's, Newfoundland. His second novel is The Wreckage.
Festivals: 2002, 2005 (fall), 2009 (fall)