Starling Lawrence is the editor-at-large at W. W. Norton and the author of Legacies, a short story collection, and the highly praised Montenegro and The Lightning Keeper. His fiction has been awarded the Lytle Prize by the Sewanne Review and the Balch Prize by the Virginia Quarterly Review. He lives in New York and northwestern Connecticut.

Books in order of publication:

Montenegro1997
Legacies: Stories1998
The Lightning Keeper2000
The Thief of Words2013