Catherine Leroux was born in 1979. After practicing various trades, including that of journalism, she published her first novel in 2011, La marche en forêt, a finalist at the Prix des libraires du Québec. Le mur mitoyen, published two years later, was the winner of the France-Quebec Prize, selected for the Grand Prix of the book of Montreal, and its English version, The Party Wall, was in competition for the Giller prize. Published in 2015, Ms. Victoria won the Adrienne Choquette Award. Catherine Leroux lives in Montreal where she continues her work as a writer and translator.
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