Susan Choi’s most recent novel Trust Exercise won the 2019 National Book Award for Fiction. Her first novel, The Foreign Student, won the Asian-American Literary Award for fiction and her next novel, American Woman, was a 2004 Pulitzer Prize finalist. Her third novel, A Person of Interest, was a finalist for the 2009 PEN/Faulkner Award.
Choi received a 2014 Lammy Award for her fourth novel, My Education. She recently published her first book for children, Camp Tiger.
In 2010 Choi was named the inaugural recipient of the PEN/W.G. Sebald Award. A recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Guggenheim Foundation, she teaches fiction writing at Yale and lives in Brooklyn.