Tiphanie Yanique

Author of Land of Love and Drowning

Tiphanie Yanique

Author of Land of Love and Drowning

Biography

Tiphanie Yanique, is the author of the short story collection, How to Escape from a Leper Colony, winner of the 2011 OCM Bocas Prize for fiction. Her debut novel, the Land of Love and Drowning (Riverhead/Penguin, 2014) won the 2014 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize and BookPage listed her as one of the 14 Women writers to watch out for in 2014.