Brittany Newell, who often writes and performs under the nom de plume Ratty St. John, will graduate from Stanford in 2016. She has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and is the winner of the Norman Mailer Award for Fiction. Oola is her first book.
Henry Holt and Co.
In an isolated cabin on the California coast, a writer’s obsession with a lithe conservatory dropout takes a dangerous turn; a knockout of a debut from a brilliant twenty-one-year-old newcomer