Canadian novelist, currently living in the United States. Allen classifies herself as a 'commercial fiction writer' and her books tend to deal with the capacity of women to overcome adversity. Her groundbreaking autobiography, Daddy's Girl, details the author's childhood with a sexually abusive father. Allen has also published books under the pseudonym, Katharine Marlowe.
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