Anna Solomon is the author of "The Lobster Mafia Story," the 2012 selection for One City One Story. The story was originally published in the Georgia Review and was a recipient of a 2011 Pushcart Prize. Solomon has also published work in One Story and Harvard Review, as well as essays in the New York Times Magazine. Her first novel, The Little Bride, was published in 2011 and has been named to several reading lists, including School Library Journal's 2011 Best Adult Books for Teens list. Solomon holds a BA from Brown University and an MFA from the Iowa Writers Workshop. She lives in Providence, Rhode Island, with her family.