Laura van den Berg

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Laura van den Berg is the author of the story collections What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves, The Isle of Youth, and most recently, I Hold a Wolf by the Ears. She is also the author of the novels Find Me and The Third Hotel, which was a finalist for the New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award and an Indie Next pick, and was named a best book of 2017 by more than a dozen publications. She is the recipient of a Rosenthal Family Foundation Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Bard Fiction Prize, a PEN/O. Henry Award, and a MacDowell Colony Fellowship, and is a two-time finalist for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award.

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