Yoon Ha Lee’s first novel Ninefox Gambit, published in 2016, was shortlisted for the Nebula, Hugo, and Clarke awards, and its sequel, Raven Stratagem, came out in June 2017. His piece “Effigy Nights” was a 2014 finalist for the World Fantasy Award for best short story. He lives in Louisiana with his family and an extremely lazy cat, and has not yet been eaten by gators.