Laura van den Berg

Madrid 2Laura van den Berg is the author of the story collections What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves Us (Dzanc Books, 2009), a Barnes & Noble “Discover Great New Writers” selection and a finalist for the Frank O’Connor International Award, and The Isle of Youth (FSG, 2013), which received the Rosenthal Family Foundation Award from the American Academy of Arts & Letters and was named a “Best Book of 2013” by over a dozen venues, including NPR, The Boston Globe, and O, The Oprah Magazine. Laura lives in the Boston area and is a 2014-2015 Faculty Fellow in Fiction at Colby College. FSG will publish her first novel, Find Me, in February 2015.