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Mona Awad

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Full Name: Mona Awad
Born: August 22, 1978
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Occupation: Writer
Nationality: Canadian


Mona Awad was born in Montreal and has lived in the US since 2009. Her debut novel, 13 WAYS OF LOOKING AT A FAT GIRL (Penguin Books, 2016), won the Amazon Best First Novel Award and was shortlisted for the Giller Prize. Her second novel, BUNNY (Viking, 2019), was a finalist for a GoodReads Choice Award for Best Horror, the New England Book Award and the Massachusetts Book Award. It won the Ladies of Horror Fiction Best Novel Award. Her latest novel, ALL'S WELL, is forthcoming with Simon & Schuster on August 3rd, 2021.

She earned an MFA in fiction from Brown University and an MScR in English from the University of Edinburgh where her dissertation was on fear in the fairy tale. In 2018, she completed a Ph.D. in Creative Writing and English literature at the University of Denver. She currently lives in Boston.


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