Tara Ison

Tara Ison is the author of three novels: The List; A Child out of Alcatraz, a Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize; the forthcoming Rockawayand the forthcoming short story collection Ball. Her short fiction, essays, poetry, and book reviews have appeared in Tin House, The Kenyon Review, The Rumpus, Nerve.com, Black Clock, The Mississippi Review, The Santa Monica Review, Publishers Weekly, The Week, and numerous anthologies. She is also the co-writer of the cult film Don’t Tell Mom The Babysitter’s Dead.