Max Porter was born in High Wycombe in 1981. He took an M.A. in the history of art from the Courtauld Institute. He worked in bookshops, first of all at Hatchards and then for Daunt. He has since become a senior editor at Granta.
2015 Grief is the Thing With Feathers (novel)
2019 Lanny (novel)
2021 The Death of Francis Bacon (novel)
2023 Shy (novel)