Canada Reads

C.L. Polk

Author of The Midnight Bargain, championed by Rosey Edeh.

Author of The Midnight Bargain, championed by Rosey Edeh

C.L. Polk is the author of The Midnight Bargain. (Mike Tan)

Rosey Edeh is championing The Midnight Bargain by C.L. Polk on Canada Reads 2021.

Canada Reads will take place March 8-11. The debates will be hosted by Ali Hassan and will be broadcast on CBC Radio OneCBC TVCBC Gem and on CBC Books

About C.L. Polk

C. L. Polk is a fantasy writer from Calgary, and the author of the critically acclaimed novels Witchmark, Stormsong and The Midnight BargainWitchmarktheir debut novel, won the 2019 World Fantasy Award for best novel. It was also nominated for a Nebula Award, Locus Award, Aurora Award and a Lambda Literary Award and was named one of the best books of 2018 according to NPR, Publishers Weekly, BuzzFeed, the Chicago Review, BookPage and the B&N Sci-Fi and Fantasy Blog. The Midnight Bargain is their latest novel. 

After leaving high school early, they worked as a film extra, sold vegetables on the street and identified exotic insect species for a vast collection of lepidoptera before settling down to write silver fork fantasy novels.  (From Erewhon Books)

Books by C.L. Polk

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