Meg Waite Clayton is the nationally bestselling author of THE FOUR MS. BRADWELLS, THE WEDNESDAY SISTERS and THE LANGUAGE OF LIGHT --- all national book club picks --- as well as THE RACE FOR PARIS.
Her first novel was a finalist for the Bellwether Prize (now the PEN/Bellwether), and her novels have been translated into languages from German to Lithuanian to Chinese. She’s written for The Los Angeles Times, The San Jose Mercury News, Writer's Digest, Runner's World, The Literary Review, and public radio. Her "After the Debate" on Forbes online was praised by the Columbia Journalism Review as "[t]he absolute best story about women’s issues stemming from the second Presidential debate."
An Order of the Coif graduate of the University Michigan Law School, she lives in Palo Alto, California.