Rachel Yoder is the author of Nightbitch (Doubleday), her debut novel which has been optioned for film by Annapurna with Amy Adams set to star.
She is a graduate of the Iowa Nonfiction Writing Program and holds an MFA in fiction from the University of Arizona. Her writing has been awarded with The Editors’ Prize in Fiction by The Missouri Review and with notable distinctions in Best American Short Stories and Best American Nonrequired Reading.
Rachel grew up in a Mennonite community in the Appalachian foothills of eastern Ohio. She now lives in Iowa City with her husband and son.
Nightbitch – 2021