Lauren Groff

Lauren Groff is the author of the novel The Monsters of Templeton and the story collection Delicate Edible Birds. Her second novel, Arcadia, has just been published.


The boy! Light boy, last boy, boy of Oscar’s last dark days, boy in whom the man had begun to reveal himself in lip-fuzz, in sharpness at the jaw. Simon had fallen asleep miles ago and his breath bloomed and…