Twelve stories - each a masterful and compassionate guide to the fluctuations of the human heart - from one of Granta's BEST OF YOUNG AMERICAN NOVELISTS
Catherine Lacey is the author of The Answers and Nobody Is Ever Missing. She has won a Whiting Award, was a finalist for the NYPL's Young Lions Fiction Award, and was named one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists. Her books have been translated into French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch & German. She was born in Mississippi and is based in Chicago. Certain American States is her first story collection.