Adam Pelzman was born in Seattle, raised in Northern New Jersey, and has spent most of his life in New York City. He studied Russian literature at the University of Pennsylvania and received a law degree from UCLA. He is the author of Troika (Penguin/Amy Einhorn Books, 2014), The Papaya King (Jackson Heights Press, 2019), and The Boy and the Lake (Jackson Heights Press, 2020).
"This is another entrancing, deeply memorable offering from Pelzman ... Devilishly sharp social commentary." --Kirkus Reviews