Leigh Stein

This is Leigh Stein's first novel, although at 26 she is already an accomplished writer. A former "New Yorker" staffer and frequent contributor to its "Book Bench" blog, her poetry has been published in numerous journals, been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and earned her "Poets & Writers Magazine's "Amy Award. She lives in Brooklyn, where she works in children's publishing and teaches musical theater to elementary school students.