• Biography

    Binnie Brennan is the author of three books of fiction, Like Any Other Monday (Gaspereau Press),  A Certain Grace and Harbour View (Quattro Books).

    Co-winner of the 2009 Quattro Books’ Ken Klonsky Novella Contest, Binnie has also been published in several literary journals. Her novella, Harbour View, was published in the fall of 2009; in 2010 it was shortlisted for an Atlantic Book Award and longlisted for a ReLit Award. Her short story collection, A Certain Grace, was published in 2012. Binnie is a graduate of the Humber School for Writers, where she was mentored by M.G. Vassanji and Alistair MacLeod.

    In 2007 Binnie’s story A Spider’s Tale was adapted for the stage in Halifax, where it received critical and popular acclaim. Since 1989 Binnie has enjoyed a career playing the viola with Symphony Nova Scotia. She lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

     

     

     

    Publications
    • Like Any Other Monday, Gaspereau Press, Fall 2014. ISBN: 978-1554-471386

      A Certain Grace. Quattro Books, Toronto. Spring 2012. ISBN: 978-1-926802-84-8

    • Harbour View. Quattro Books, Toronto. September 2009. ISBN 978-0-9810186-4-5.

    • "Cherry Pits". All Rights Reserved, 2008 (Volume 2).

    • "Gramma's Throne". Glossolalia, 2008 (Volume 1:1).

    • "A While Ago". Existere, 2007 (Vol. 27 - Iss.1)

    • "Absolution". The Adirondack Review (Spring 2006).