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 at Stanford University’s Online Writer’s Studio and UC Berkeley Extension.
Her new novel, Sugarland, is a Reader’s Choice Book Award winner and a Kirkus Reviews Starred title.
You can read a short excerpt here.