Top Leaderboard, Site wide
May 22, 2015
Truthdig: Drilling Beneath the Headlines
Sign up for Truthdig's Email NewsletterLike Truthdig on FacebookFollow Truthdig on TwitterSubscribe to Truthdig's RSS Feed

Get Truthdig's headlines in your inbox!

Maggie Winner Banner

By Lauren B. Davis


Our Daily Bread

By Lauren B. Davis

About the Author

Lauren B. Davis’ most recent work is the best-selling novel "The Empty Room" (HarperCollins, 2013) about the chaos and pain of alcoholism. It was named one of the “Editors' Best Books of the Year” by Amazon, one of the National Post's "Favourite Books of 2013," and a “Critics’ Pick” by The Coast (Nova Scotia). Her previous novel, "Our Daily Bread," was long-listed for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and named as one of the “Best Books of the Year” by The Globe and Mail and The Boston Globe. She is also the author of "The Radiant City," a finalist for the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize, and "The Stubborn Season," named one of the Top 15 Bestselling First Novels by Amazon and Books in Canada. She has also published two short story collections, "An Unrehearsed Desire" and "Rat Medicine & Other Unlikely Curatives." Her short fiction has been short-listed for the CBC Literary Prizes and the ReLit Awards and she is the recipient of two Mid-Career Writer Sustaining grants from the Canada Council for the Arts. For more information, visit her website.


Truthdig Articles

04/03 The Dig

12/20 The Professor of Truth

01/02 A Heart of Gold

12/18 A World Without Words

04/27 An Understated and Gently Profound Voice