Caroline Bock is the author of the young adult novels: LIE and Before My Eyes from St. Martin’s Press. Her short story, “Gargoyles and Stars,” was the 2016 winner of The Writer Magazine short story competition judged by Colum McCann, and in 2017, her short story, “Sweetness” won first prize in the anthology, Way To My Heart: An Anthology of Food-Relation Romance. She was awarded a FY18 Artists and Scholars Project grant from the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County for her speculative novel-in-progress set in New York City and Maryland. She holds an M.F.A. in Fiction from The City College of New York. More at www.carolinebock.com.