Joan Silber

JOAN SILBER is the author of nine books of fiction. Her last book, Improvement, was the winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and the PEN/Faulkner Award and was listed as one of the year’s best books by The Washington PostThe Wall Street JournalNewsdayThe Seattle Times, and Kirkus Reviews. She lives in New York and teaches in the Warren Wilson MFA Program. Find out more at

She is the author of:

Improvement: A Novel
Secrets of Happiness