Peter Mountford

Peter Mountford

Blue Heron Middle School

Peter Mountford’s debut novel A Young Man’s Guide to Late Capitalism won the 2012 Washington State Book Award in fiction, and his second novel The Dismal Science was a NYT editor’s choice. His work has appeared in the Paris Review, The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic, Granta, and elsewhere. He’s currently on faculty at Sierra Nevada College’s low-residency MFA program.