Jill Bialosky is the author of four poetry collections: The Players; The End of Desire; Subterranenan, and Intruder. She coedited Wanting a Child and has written two novels, House Under Snow and The Life Room. She is also the author of the highly acclaimed New York Times bestseller History of A Suicide: My Sister’s Unfinished Life which was a finalist for the Ohioana Award and Books For Better Life Award. It was also selected as one of Entertainment Weekly’s Best Books of the Year. Her novel, The Prize (Counterpoint Press) follows the fortunes of a partner in a prestigious New York gallery who struggles with the memory of his brilliant but volatile father, the tempers of a high-maintenance artist and her competitive husband, the distress of a rocky marriage, and the temptation of extramarital adventure.