Hannah Pittard

Hannah Pittard is the author of three novels, including the forthcoming Listen to Me (Grand Central 2016) and the just-released Reunion, which has been chosen as a Millions’ Most Anticipated Book, a Chicago Tribune Editor’s Choice, a BuzzFeed Top-5 Great Book, a Best New Book by People magazine, a Top-10 Read by Bustle magazine and LibraryReads, a Must-Read by TimeOut Chicago, and a Hot New Novel by Good Housekeeping. Her first novel, The Fates Will Find Their Way, was an Oprah Magazine selection, an Indie Next pick, a Powell’s Indiespendible Book Club Pick, and a “best of” selection by the Guardian, the Chicago Tribune, Details Magazine, the Kansas City Star, Chicago Magazine, Chicago Reader, and Hudson Booksellers. She is the winner of the 2006 Amanda Davis Highwire Fiction Award, a MacDowell Colony Fellow, and a consulting editor for Narrative magazine. She is assistant professor of creative writing at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, where she lives with her husband, W. Andrew Ewell. Follow her on Twitter @hannahpittard.