Emma Straub's Life in Letters (So Far)

Emma Straub's Life in Letters (So Far)

by Eryn Loeb

Feature

Posted 9.1.12

Eryn Loeb
Pullquote: 
It didn’t matter to me at all where a story went… Did I want something in Tin House? Of course I did. But I also wanted something in my friend’s magazine that two hundred people read.

For the thirty-two-year-old author whose first novel, Laura Lamont’s Life in Pictures, is out in September 2012 from Riverhead Books, the years of hard work and rejection, during which she wrote four failed novels, are finally paying off.