Alice LaPlante is an award-winning and bestselling author of six books, including the New York Times bestsellerTURN OF MIND and the Los Angeles Times bestseller METHOD AND MADNESS: The Making of a Story. She teaches creative writing at Stanford University, where she was a Wallace Stegner Fellow and Jones Lecturer. She also teaches in the MFA program at San Francisco State University. She lives with her family in Northern California.
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