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Nina LaCour

Nina LaCour

Author of We Are Okay, You Know Me WellHold StillThe Disenchantments and Everything Leads to You

Bio: Nina LaCour has tutored, taught, and guest lectured in various places, including Berkeley City College, Maybeck High School, Stanford University, and Mills College, where she received an MFA in Creative Writing in 2006. Her novels have been Junior Library Guild selections, ALA Best Books for Young Adults, and have appeared on many state and regional lists. Nina loves teaching, reading work by emerging and established writers, and talking about the craft of fiction. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her wife, photographer Kristyn Stroble, and their daughter.

Nina's Twitter: @nina_lacour
Awards and Honors: Hold Still (William C. Morris Honor Book, 2010; TAYSHAS Reading List, 2011); The Disenchantments (TAYSHAS Reading List, 2013); Everything Leads to You (TAYSHAS Reading List, 2015)

Earlier Event: November 4
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Later Event: November 4
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