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Welcome to the website of Charlotte Gray, author of nine non-fiction bestsellers including The Massey Murder; Gold Diggers, Striking It Rich in the Klondike; Reluctant Genius, the Passionate Life and Inventive Mind of Alexander Graham Bell and Sisters in the Wilderness, The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Traill. Well-known across Canada as an author and public speaker, Charlotte explores the past with wit and a sense of drama.

Latest News

The Massey Murder on CBC News

See this article and CBC News excerpt on the Massey Murder with Charlotte Gray.

Awards for The Massey Murder

The Massey Murder: A Maid, Her Master and a Trial that Shocked a Country, published September 2013, won the Toronto Book Award, and the Heritage Toronto Book Award. It also won the Canadian Authors Association Lela Common Award for Canadian History: Charlotte is the only author who has won this award twice: in 2005 The Museum Called Canada was also honoured.

Next book?

Charlotte's next book will be published in the fall of 2016. The working title is Who Do We Think We are? 150 Years of Imagining Canada. Stay tuned!