Edith Pearlman's collection, Binocular Vision
won the National Book Critics Circle Award and was a finalist for the National Book Award as well as the Los Angeles Times
Book Prize and the Story Prize. The author of three other collections, she has also received the PEN/Malamud Award for excellence in the short story. Her widely admired stories have been reprinted numerous times in The Best American Short Stories
, The O. Henry Prize Stories
and The Pushcart Prize
. A New Englander by both birth and preference, Pearlman lives with her husband in Brookline, Massachusetts.