Mary-Beth Hughes

Mary-Beth Hughes is the author of the bestselling novel Wavemaker II, a New York Times Notable Book, and the acclaimed collection Double Happiness, which earned a Pushcart Prize.

Her stories have been published in A Public Space, The Georgia Review, The Mississippi Review, The St. Anns Review, The Paris Review, and Ploughshares, and have been collected in The Dictionary of Failed Relationships, Object Lessons: The Paris Review presents The Art of the Short Story, and 2011 Pushcart Prize XXXV.She lives in Brooklyn and Rhinebeck, New York.