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Extremely short: Catherine Lacey is the author of five books.

Very short: Catherine Lacey is the author of five books and is currently a fellow at The Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center at the New York Public Library.

Short: Catherine Lacey is author of the novels Biography of X, Pew, Nobody Is Ever Missing, and The Answers, as well as the story collection Certain American States. She is currently a fellow at The Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center at the New York Public Library and just won the Brooklyn Public Library's Book Prize for fiction.

Medium: Catherine Lacey is author of Biography of X, Pew, Nobody Is Ever Missing, The Answers, and Certain American States. Her honors include a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Whiting Award, a fellowship at The Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers, and the New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award. Her first book of nonfiction is forthcoming from FSG in 2025.

Long: Catherine Lacey is author of the novels Biography of X, Pew, Nobody Is Ever Missing, and The Answers, as well as the story collection Certain American States. Her honors include a fellowship at The Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers, a Guggenheim Fellowship, The Brooklyn Book Prize, a Whiting Award, and the NYPL Young Lions Fiction Award. She was named one of Granta Magazine's Best Young American Novelists in 2017 and has recently published work in The New Yorker, Harper's, The New York Times, and Esquire. Her books have been translated into a dozen languages. In 2025, she will publish her first book of nonfiction, The Möbius Book, followed by a second collection of short stories, My Stalkers.

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Photos by Willy Somma, New York, 2022:

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Photo by John Vanderslice,
Mexico City 2022.

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Photos by Lawrence Ageyi, Chicago, 2020:

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