David Bergen is an award-winning Winnipeg author. His novel, A Year of Lesser was a New York Times Notable Book and The Case of Lena S. was a finalist for the Governor Generals Award for Fiction. In 2005, Bergen won the Giller Prize for The Time in Between. His sixth novel, The Matter with Morris, was shortlisted for the Giller Prize in 2010. Hi first book, Sitting Opposite My Brother (Turnstone Press), was a finalist for the Manitoba Book of the Year.