About the Author
Melissa Bank, author of the phenomenal bestseller The Girls’ Guide to Hunting and Fishing, won the 1993 Nelson Algren Literary Award for short fiction. She has published stories in the Chicago Tribune, Zoetrope, The North American Review, Other Voices, and Ascent. Her work has also been heard on Selected Shorts on National Public Radio. She holds an MFA from Cornell University and divides her time between New York City and East Hampton.