Leni Zumas’s 2018 novel Red Clocks was a New York Times Editors’ Choice, an Amazon Best Book of the Month, and an Indie Next pick. Vulture recently named it one of the 100 Most Important Books of the 21st Century. Zumas is also the author of the story collection Farewell Navigator and the novel The Listeners, which was a finalist for the Oregon Book Award. She directs the creative writing program at Portland State University. Her website is lenizumas.com.