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Alejandro Zambra

Alejandro Zambra is the author of My Documents, Not to Read, Multiple Choice, Ways of Going Home, The Private Lives of Trees, and Bonsai. His books have been translated into twenty languages, and his stories have appeared in The New YorkerThe Paris ReviewHarper’sTin House, Granta, and McSweeney’s, among others. In 2010, he was named one of Granta’s Best of Young Spanish-Language Novelists, and he was a 2015-16 Cullman Center fellow at the New York Public Library.  He lives in Mexico City.

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