From: Lesser Known Monsters of the 21st Century
The short story "#ClimbingNation."
Kim Fu is the author of The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore, a finalist for the Washington State Book Award and the Ontario Library Association Evergreen Award. Her first novel, For Today I Am a Boy, won the Edmund White Award Award for Debut Fiction and the Canadian Authors Emerging Writer Award, 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 Editors’ Choice and was longlisted for CBC’s Canada Reads. Fu’s writing has appeared in Room, Hazlitt, Maisonneuve, Granta, the Atlantic, and the New York Times. She lives in Seattle.