Kate Lebo is the author of Pie School and A Commonplace Book of Pie, and co-editor with
Sam Ligon of the anthology Pie & Whiskey: Writers Under the Influence of Butter and Booze. Her writing has been anthologized in Best American Essays, Best New Poets, This is the Place: Women Writing About Home, and Ghosts of Seattle Past. Her first collection of essays, The Book of Difficult Fruit, is forthcoming from Farrar, Straus & Giroux. She lives in Spokane, Washington.