More About the Author
Stephen Amidon was born in Chicago. He lived in London for twelve years before returning to the United States in 1999. He is the author of a book of short stories and six novels, including The New City and Human Capital, which Jonathan Yardley of the Washington Post chose as one of the five best novels of 2004. His books have been published in sixteen countries and an award winning, Italian film version of Human Capital, Il Capitale Umano, directed by Paolo Virzi, was released in 2014. Amidon is currently finishing his seventh novel and writing a play. For more information, visit stephenamidon.com.