Mona Awad’s first book was 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl, a Scotiabank Giller Prize finalist that won the Amazon.ca First Novel Award, and the Colorado Book Award. It also received an Honorable Mention from the Arab American Book Awards. Her short stories and articles have been published in Time, VICE, Electric Literature, McSweeney’s, Los Angeles Review of Books, and elsewhere. Bunny, her second novel, has been optioned by AMC to become a TV series. Born and raised in Montreal, she lives in Boston.
Mona Awad’s precision is only matched by her wit as she mounts one of the most pristine, delightful attacks on popular girls since Clueless. You will be glued to your cashmere blanket.” — Lena Dunham