Ursula K. Le Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin is the author of seven books of poetry, twenty-two novels,over one hundred short stories, four collections of essays, twelve books for children, and four volumes of translation. Three of her books have been finalists for the American Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. She has received the National Book Award, five Hugo Awards, five Nebula Awards, the Kafka Award, a Pushcart Prize, and the Margaret A. Edwards Award, among many others. Her recent publications include Powers (2007) and Lavinia (2008).