About the Author
Charles de Lint has been a seventeen-time finalist for the World Fantasy Award, winning in 2000 for his short story collection Moonlight and Vines
; its stories are set in de Lint’s popular fictional city of Newford, as is the novel The Blue Girl
and much of the collection Waifs and Strays
(a World Fantasy Award Finalist). His most recent novel is Little (Grrl) Lost
(Viking). Charles de Lint and his musical and creative partner MaryAnn Harris live in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.