About the Author

TaraShea Nesbit’s second novel, Beheld, is a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice and an Indies Next Pick for April 2020. Read an interview with her talking about Beheld here and here.

Her first novel, The Wives of Los Alamos, was a finalist for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice, a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection, an Indies Choice Debut Pick, an Amazon Best Book of the Month, and winner of two New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards.

Her writing has been featured in Granta, Lit Hub, The Guardian, Ninth LetterSalonFourth GenreQuarterly WestThe Collagist,  Iowa ReviewNecessary Fiction, The Los Angeles Review of Books Fiction Issue, and elsewhere. She is an assistant professor of fiction and nonfiction at Miami University.