Andromeda Romano-Lax

Author of The Detour and The Spanish Bow

Andromeda Romano-Lax is the author of numerous works of nonfiction and co-founder of a literary nonprofit, the 49 Alaska Writing Center. Her first novel, The Spanish Bow, was a New York Times Editors’ Choice and has been translated into eleven languages. Soho Press published her second novel The Detour this February 2012. She lives in Anchorage, Alaska with her husband and two children.