Karen Joy Fowler is a well-respected science fiction and fantasy author who has written three story collections and six novels, including the New York Times bestseller, The Jane Austen Book Club. She is a two-time winner of the Nebula and World Fantasy awards, and the cofounder of the Tiptree Award, given for works dealing with the politics of sex and gender. She lives in Santa Cruz, California.
"No contemporary writer creates characters more appealing, or examines them with greater acuity and forgiveness, than she does." --Michael Chabon, author, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay on Karen Joy Fowler