Mur Lafferty

Mur Lafferty is the author of The Shambling Guides Series, including the Manly Wade Wellman Award-winning The Shambling Guide to New York City. She is the recipient of the 2012 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, and has won the Parsec Award for her work in podcasting. Her current podcasts include "I Should Be Writing" and "Escape Pod" as co-editor. She lives in Durham, North Carolina with her husband and daughter.