author portrait
© Nina Subin

Leah Konen

Leah Konen is the author of You Should Have Told Me, The Perfect Escape, All the Broken People, Keep Your Friends Close, and of several young adult novels, including Love and Other Train Wrecks and The Romantics. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she studied journalism and English literature. She lives in Brooklyn and Saugerties, New York, with her husband; their daughters, Eleanor and Mary Joyce; and their dog, Farley.