|From The Publisher*||Sheila Heti, author of the acclaimedHow a Person Should Be?and coeditor of the best-selling anthologyWomen in Clothes, along with the students of 826 Valencia writing lab will edit this year's anthology. Their compilation includes new fiction, nonfiction, poetry, comics, and the category-defying gems that have become one of the hallmarks of this lively collection.|
|From The Publisher*||Author Sheila Heti works with a group of high school students to select the year's best new fiction, journalism, poetry, essays, and comics aimed at readers age fifteen and up.|
|Biographical Note||SHEILA HETI, guest editor, is the author of seven books, including the 2012 novel, How Should a Person Be? which was a New York Times Notable Book and was "one of the most talked-about books of the year" ( Time ). Her novel Motherhood comes out in May 2018.|
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