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Kim Fu

Kim Fu
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Kim Fu is the author of two novels and a collection of poetry. Her first novel, For Today I Am a Boy , won the Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction and was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award, as well as a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice. Her second novel, The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore , was a finalist for the Washington State Book Award and the OLA Evergreen Award. Fu’s writing has appeared in Granta , the Atlantic , the New York Times , Hazlitt , and the TLS . She lives in Seattle.

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