Stuart Nadler

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Stuart Nadler is the author of two novels and a short story collection, including Wise MenThe Book of Life, and, most recently, The Inseparables.


Stuart Nadler is the author of two novels and a short story collection. His first novel, Wise Men (Little, Brown), was named a Barnes and Nobel Discover Great New Writers selection, a Best Book of the Year by Amazon, and has been translated into five languages. His story collection, The Book of Life (Little, Brown), was a finalist for the Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature, and long-listed for the Frank O’Connor International Story Prize. His most recent novel, The Inseparables (Little, Brown), was published in July, 2016. He holds a BFA from the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU, and an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, where he was a Truman Capote Fellow and a Teaching-Writing Fellow. He was also the Carol Houck Smith Fiction Fellow at the University of Wisconsin. He has taught at the University of Iowa, the University of Wisconsin, Connecticut College, and now teaches at Boston College. In 2012, he was a recipient of the 5 Under 35 Award from the National Book Foundation.