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Hosking JayJAY HOSKING obtained his neuroscience Ph.D. at the University of British Columbia, teaching rats how to gamble and studying the neurobiological basis of choice. At the same time, he also completed a creative writing M.F.A. His short stories have appeared in The Walrus and Hazlitt, been long-listed for the CBC Canada Writes short story competition, and received an editor’s special mention in the Pushcart Prize anthology. He is currently a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University, where he researches decision-making and the human brain. He lives in Vancouver, B.C.


Three Years with the Rat

41aYRNwJjoL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_ Hamish Hamilton Canada, Fall 2016

St. Martin’s Press, US, Spring 2017

Finalist for the 2017 Kobo Emerging Writer Prize (Speculative Fiction)

Booklist: The Year’s Best Crime Novels 2017

Longlisted for the 2017 Sunburst Award for Excellence in Canadian Literature of the Fantastic



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