Paperback edition of the novel from a major new American voice, which follows the lives of five people against the backdrop of college baseball. Harbach is the Executive Editor and co-founder of the magazine "n+1" in the US. 'First novels this complete and consuming come along very, very seldom.' Jonathan Franzen
Chad Harbach grew up in Wisconsin, and graduated from Harvard in 1997. He was a Henry Hoyns Fellow at the University of Virginia, where he received an MFA in Fiction in 2004. He is currently the Executive Editor of n+1, which he co-founded, and lives in Brooklyn.