Edan Lepucki’s novel California was published by Little, Brown on July 8, 2014.

Her novella, If You’re Not Yet Like Me, was originally published by Flatmancrooked in November of 2010.  In August of 2011 it was re-released it as an e-book by Nouvella Press, and in early 2014  Nouvella issued a redesigned paperback edition.

Short stories available online:

Salt Lick in the Los Angeles Times Magazine

I am the Lion Now in Narrative Magazine

Animals in Narrative Magazine

Pretzel Girl in FiveChapters

Short stories available in print:

“Take Care of That Rage Problem” in Issue 37 of McSweeney’s

“A Love to Calm the Body” in the fourth issue of Avery Anthology

Good Dog” in the fall 2008 issue of The Los Angeles Review

“The Baby” in the spring 2007 issue of CutBank

“Wunderkind” in the spring/summer 2004 issue of Meridian


Edan’s Modern Love essay, “Taking Marriage One Year at a Time.”

You can read Edan’s nonfiction on The Millions.   Here are a few of her favorite pieces:

“Reasons not to Self-Publish in 2011-2012: A List” (November 29, 2011)

“Shutting the Door: What Happens When a Novel Doesn’t Sell?” (August 23, 2011)

Reading and Race: Slavery in Fiction” (September 1, 2010)

Novelist-of-the-Future: A Profile of Jennifer Egan (July 12, 2010)

“Ceasing to Exist: Three Months in the Social Media Detox Ward” (April 5, 2010)

“About the Author” (October 28, 2009)