Martha Conway’s novel Thieving Forest won the North American Book Award in Historical Fiction, and her first novel was nominated for an Edgar Award. Her short stories have appeared in the Iowa Review, Massachusetts Review, Carolina Quarterly, Folio, and other journals. A recipient of a California Arts Council Fellowship, she teaches creative writing for Stanford University’s Continuing Studies Program and UC Berkeley Extension.
Her new novel, Sugarland, was named to Kirkus Reviews’ Best Books of 2016 and is a Readers’ Favorite Book Award winner.
You can read a short excerpt here.