Emily St. John Mandel was born in British Columbia, Canada. She is the author of three previous novels—Last Night in Montreal,The Singer’s Gun, and The Lola Quartet—all of which were Indie Next picks. She is a staff writer forThe Millions, and her work has appeared in numerous anthologies, includingThe Best American Mystery Stories 2013 and Venice Noir. She lives in New York City with her husband.

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