Cherise Wolas

Cherise Wolas’s acclaimed first novel&44; The Resurrection of Joan Ashby&44; was a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice and a semi-finalist for the 2018 PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. A native of Los Angeles&44; she lives in New York City with her husband. The Family Tabor is her second novel.


Helene Wecker

Helene Wecker grew up near Chicago&44; and received her MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia University in New York. Her work has been published in the online magazine Joyland&44; and she has read from her stories at the KGB Bar in New York and the Barbershop Reading Series in San Francisco. After a dozen years … Continued



Louisa Young

Louisa Young was a journalist for some years. Her first book was A Great Task of Happiness (1995)&44; the life of Kathleen Bruce&44; her grandmother&44; the sculptor and wife of Scott of the Antarctic. She followed that with her Egyptian trilogy of novels: Baby Love (which was listed for the Orange Prize)&44; Desiring Cairo and … Continued