Katie Munnik is a Canadian writer and storyteller living in Cardiff.
She won the Borough Press Open Submission in 2017, and her debut novel The Heart Beats in Secret was a USA Today Bestseller. Her second novel The Aerialists will be published by the Borough Press in the spring of 2022.
The Heart Beats in Secret is a powerful story of three generations of women, the stories that define them and a wild goose that stalks the kitchen. It explores the wilderness of the heart and the secrets concealed with every beat, finding unexpected answers to haunting questions.
Represented by Cathryn Summerhayes at Curtis Brown, Katie Munnik is a graduate of Queen’s University, the University of St Andrews and the Humber School for Writers.