- A Viking Ship for Brendan
- Sailor: The Hangashore Newfoundland Dog
- There Are No Polar Bears Here
- Turnip Top Pony
Catherine Simpson grew up in Grand Falls, Newfoundland, and graduated from Memorial University. Working full-time as a writer and needlework designer, she finds endless inspiration in the culture, history, and the natural environment. She lives with her husband Jerry, son of William, and one dog Fergus on the Northwest coast of Newfoundland.