Michelle Richmond is the author of four novels, including GOLDEN STATE and the New York Times bestseller THE YEAR OF FOG, and two award-winning story collections. Her fifth novel is forthcoming from Bantam in 2017, with foreign rights sold in 24 languages and film rights optioned to 20th Century Fox. The Year of Fog and No One You Know are also available in French, German, Spanish, Turkish, Hungarian, Russian, Polish, Portuguese, and Dutch.
About The Year of Fog: The critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller about memory, obsession, and one woman’s search for a missing child. A San Francisco Chronicle Notable Book, selected one of the Best Books of the Year by Library Journal and News of the World, a Kirkus Reviews Top Pick for Reading Groups, a selection of Silicon Valley Reads, and a bestseller in France as L’annee brouillard. The Year of Fog is currently under option for film adaptation with Michael Polish and Kate Bosworth.
About Golden State: When a hostage crisis breaks out at the Veterans Administration Hospital in San Francisco on the day that California is voting on whether or not to secede from the union, Dr. Julie Walker must save her sister, and herself, from an obsessed former patient. A political thriller unlike anything you’ve read before. “Mesmerizing and intricate, Richmond’s dissection of California on the violent brink of secession from the nation provides the backdrop for her deeper inspection of the uneasy, fragile relations between siblings.” Booklist, starred review