Join New York Times bestselling author Celeste Ng as the featured guest for Grandview Heights Public Library Foundation’s first National Author Event, in partnership with Gramercy Books and in support of the Grandview Heights Public Library. Ng is the author of two novels, Everything I Never Told You and Little Fires Everywhere.
Her first novel, Everything I Never Told You (2014), was a New York Times bestseller, a New York Times Notable Book of 2014, Amazon’s #1 Best Book of 2014, and named a best book of the year by over a dozen publications. This debut won Ng the Massachusetts Book Award, the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature and the ALA’s Alex Award. Her second novel, Little Fires Everywhere, was published by Penguin Press in September 2017 and has been among the longest books to remain on The New York Times bestseller list. It was Amazon's #2 best book and best fiction book of 2017, and named a best book of the year by over 25 publications. It was also the winner of the Goodreads Readers Choice Award 2017 in Fiction. Little Fires Everywhereis being made into a miniseries on Hulu starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.
Celeste Ng grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Shaker Heights, Ohio. She attended Harvard University and earned an MFA from the University of Michigan. She is a 2016 NEA fellow, and she lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.