Rumaan Alam, author of Leave the World Behind, studied writing at Oberlin College. His other novels are Rich and Pretty and That Kind of Mother. His writing has also appeared in The New York Times, New York Magazine, The New Yorker, New York Review of Books, Bookforum, and The New Republic. He lives in New York with his husband and kids. Leave the World Behind was a Finalist for the 2020 National Book Award for Fiction.
Leave the World Behind
That Kind of Mother