Lauren Groff is the author of the novel THE MONSTERS OF TEMPLETON, shortlisted for the Orange Prize for New Writers; DELICATE EDIBLE BIRDS, a collection of stories; and ARCADIA, a New York Times Notable Book, winner of the Medici Book Club Prize, and finalist for the L.A. Times Book Award.
Her third novel, FATES AND FURIES, released in September 2015.
Her work has appeared in journals including the New Yorker, the Atlantic Monthly, Harper’s, Tin House, One Story, McSweeney’s and Ploughshares, and in the anthologies 100 Years of the Best American Short Stories, The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses, PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories, and three editions of the Best American Short Stories.
She lives in Gainesville, Florida with her husband and two sons.