Leah Hager Cohen has written four works of
nonfiction, including Train Go Sorry
and Glass, Paper, Beans, and
four novels, most recently The
Grief of Others, longlisted for the Orange Prize, a New
Times Notable Book, and a best book of the year
in the San Francisco Chronicle,
Kirkus Reviews, the Washington Post and the Globe and Mail.
In fall 2013, Riverhead will publish I Don't Know, an exploration of why
we struggle to admit ignorance and of what happens when we do.
In early 2014, it will publish Cohen's fifth novel, No Book but the World.
The Jenks Chair in
Letters at the
College of the Holy Cross, Cohen is also on the faculty of Lesley
University's MFA in Creative Writing.