Over the past thirty years, Nina Kiriki Hoffman has sold adult and YA novels and more than 250 short stories. Her works have been finalists for the World Fantasy, Mythopoeic, Sturgeon, Philip K. Dick, and Endeavour awards. Her first novel, The Thread that Binds the Bones,
won a Stoker award in 1994, and her short story "Trophy Wives" won a Nebula Award in 2009.
Nina does production work for the Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction
. She teaches a short story writing class through her local community college, and she works with teen writers. She lives in Eugene, Oregon. Website: http://ofearna.us/books/hoffman.html