Charlotte Gray is the author of 10 works of literary nonfiction and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. Her biographies of Isabel Mackenzie King and Alexander Graham Bell were both finalists for Writers’ Trust nonfiction prizes. While at the Berton House Writers’ Retreat, Gray researched and wrote her history of the Klondike Gold Rush, Gold Diggers: Striking it Rich in the Klondike, which was later adapted into a television miniseries. This fall she will publish Murdered Midas: A Millionaire, His Gold Mine, and a Strange Death on an Island Paradise. Gray lives in Ottawa.