Charles Yu

Charles Yu is the author of "How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe," which was named one of the best books of the year by "Time "magazine. He received the National Book Foundation's 5 Under 35 Award for his story collection "Third Class Superhero," and was a finalist for the PEN Center USA Literary Award. His work has been published in "The New York Times, Playboy, "and "Slate," among other periodicals. Yu lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Michelle, and their two children.