Lincoln Michel

Lincoln Michel’s debut novel The Body Scout (Orbit) was named one of the ten “Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Books of 2021” by the New York Times. He’s also the author of the story collection Upright Beasts (Coffee House Press) and the co-editor of the anthologies Tiny Crimes and Tiny Nightmares (Catapult). His fiction and poetry appear in The Paris Review, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Granta, Strange Horizons, and elsewhere. You can find him online at and @thelincoln.