News

Paperback version of The Wonder Garden now available

The Wonder Garden is on the longlist for the 2015 Story Prize!

The Wonder Garden is the winner of the 2016 GLCA New Writers Award for Fiction!

The Wonder Garden is named of one of NPR's Best Books of the Year!

Interview with Rochester City Newspaper

Interview with Rochester, NY's Democrat & Chronicle

Listen to Lauren on Connections with Evan Dawson on WXXI (Rochester, NY radio)

The Wonder Garden is named one of Amazon's Best Books of 2015, and one of the Best Debuts of the Year!

The Wonder Garden has been named a Great Group Read by the Women's National Book Association for National Reading Group Month

Read Lauren's personal essay inspired by Claude Debussy's "Clair de Lune" on NER Digital

Interview with Bedford Magazine

Q&A with Deborah Kalb

The Wonder Garden is a finalist for the New England Book Awards!

The Wonder Garden is one of Amazon Editors' Top 20 Books of the Year So Far!

Interview with Leslie Lindsay

Lauren talks with Nicole Nelson on the Writers on Writing radio program: 88.9FM in Irvine, kuci.org. Live show, June 10, 12:30pm EST.

Pia Lindstrom interviews Lauren on SiriusXM, June 7.  

Hear Lauren discuss The Wonder Garden on The Avid Reader on WCHE.

A conversation between Lauren Acampora and Lily King, author of Euphoria, in the Barnes & Noble Review

"The Umbrella Bird," a short story excerpted from The Wonder Garden, is now on Literary Hub.

See Lauren's playlist for The Wonder Garden on Largehearted Boy

Interview with Darien News

The Wonder Garden is one of BBC's 10 Books to Read in May

The Wonder Garden has been chosen as Amazon's Debut of the Month!

The Wonder Garden is an Indie Next selection for May!

Q&A on "things other than writing" with Kara Lee Corthron

Short story, "Penny Saver," now available as a Kindle Single

The Wonder Garden is a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection for Summer 2015!

Short story, "Penny Saver," appears in Day One, February 18, 2015

Lauren attends The Winter Institute (American Booksellers Association), Asheville, North Carolina, February 8-10, 2015

Essay about Véra Nabokov (illustrated by Thomas Doyle) included in The Who, the What, and the When: 65 Artists Illustrate the Secret Sidekicks of History (Chronicle Books)

Short story, "Felt Life," published in Prairie Schooner. Wins the 2013 Lawrence Foundation Award. An excerpt of the story can be found here

Short story, "Swarm," published in The Missouri Review. An excerpt can be found here

"The Third Skin," an essay about artist/architect Friedensreich Hundertwasser appears in New England Review Online.

Interview for the Writer, with Kids series on Cari Luna's blog.

Short story, "Waterfast," published in The Antioch Review- available for download here