Kim Fu is the author of two novels and a collection of poetry. Her next book, a collection of short stories, will be published by Tin House Books in 2022. Her most recent novel The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore was a finalist for the Washington State Book Award and the Ontario Library Association Evergreen Award. Her previous novel For Today I Am a Boy won the Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction and was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award, the Kobo Emerging Writer Prize, and a Lambda Literary Award. It was also a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice and longlisted for Canada Reads. Fu's debut poetry collection How Festive the Ambulance received a starred review from Publisher’s Weekly, and includes a National Magazine Awards Silver Medal winner and a Best Canadian Poetry selection. Fu’s writing has also appeared in Granta, the Atlantic, the New York Times, Hazlitt, enRoute, and the Times Literary Supplement. She lives in Seattle, Washington.