Agent: Jenny Bent

Lori Roy

 Lori Roy was born and raised in Manhattan, Kansas where she graduated from Kansas State University. Bent Road, Lori's first novel, was awarded the Edgar Allen Poe Award for Best First Novel by an American Author, named a 2011 New York Times Notable Crime Book, named a 2012 Notable Book by the state of Kansas, and was nominated for the Book-of-the-Month Club First Fiction Award. It has been optioned for film by Cross Creek Productions (Black Swan).  She currently lives with her family in west central Florida. Her next novel, UNTIL SHE COMES HOME, will be published by Dutton in the summer of 2013.