Sheila O’Connor is a multi-genre writer whose novels for both adults and young people include Where No Gods Came, Sparrow Road, and Until Tomorrow, Mr. Marsworth among others. In fall 2019, her new hybrid novel for adults, V, will be published by Rose Metal Press. Awards for her novels include the Michigan Prize for Literary Fiction, Minnesota Book Award, International Reading Award, and Midwest Booksellers Award. Her books have been included in Best Books of the Year by Booklist, VOYA, Book Page, Bank Street, Chicago Public Library, and Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers. She is a professor in the MFA program at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota, where she also serves as Fiction Editor for Water~Stone Review.