Malinda Lo is the National Book Award-winning, bestselling author of Last Night at the Telegraph Club, which was named a Best Book of 2021 by NPR, The Boston Globe, The San Francisco Chronicle, Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, BookPage, and was a Goodreads Choice Awards finalist. Her debut novel Ash, a Sapphic retelling of Cinderella, was a finalist for the William C. Morris YA Debut Award and the Andre Norton Award for YA Science Fiction and Fantasy. She has been a three-time finalist for the Lambda Literary Award. She can be found on social media @malindalo or at malindalo.com.
Malinda Lo’s participation in the YRF is sponsored by U.S. Consulate General in Hong Kong & Macau.