Vicky Grut’s short stories have appeared in anthologies published by Picador, Granta, Serpents’ Tail and Bloomsbury in the UK. Her nonfiction essay 'Into the Valley', published in Harvard Review #43, was listed as one of the 'Notable Essays of 2012' in Cheryl Strayed’s edition of Best American Essays 2013. Vicky’s story "In the Current Climate" won the Holland Park Press short fiction contest in 2015. Her novel Human Geography was shortlisted for the 2017 Caledonia Novel Award. She lives in London, UK, with her husband and the younger of their two sons.