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Kim Fu      

Award-Winning Author, Known for "The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore"

Kim Fu's first novel For Today I Am a Boy won the Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction and was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award. It was also a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice and long-listed for CBC’s Canada Reads. Fu's debut poetry collection How Festive the Ambulance received a starred review from Publisher’s Weekly, and includes a 2017 National Magazine Awards Silver Medal winner and a Best Canadian Poetry 2016 selection. Her most recent novel, The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore, was published in February 2018.

Fu’s writing has appeared in Granta, the Atlantic, the New York Times, Hazlitt, and the Times Literary Supplement. She has received residency fellowships from the Ucross Foundation, Berton House, Wildacres, and the Wallace Stegner Grant for the Arts.


Seattle author Kim Fu talks about her haunting second novel, 'The ...
Kim Fu received much acclaim for her debut novel, “For Today I Am a Boy.” But that made writing her second novel that much harder.

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