Brad Felver is a fiction writer, essayist, and teacher of writing. His debut collection of stories, The Dogs of Detroit, (University of Pittsburgh Press) won the 2018 Drue Heinz Literature Prize and was named one of the Best Books of 2018 by Library Journal.
His fiction and essays have appeared widely in magazines such as One Story, New England Review, Colorado Review, Hunger Mountain, and many others. His honors include the O. Henry Award, a Pushcart Prize Special Mention, and the Zone 3 Fiction Prize.
He lives in northern Ohio with his wife and two sons.