Elizabeth Klehfoth grew up in Elkhart, Indiana. She received her B.F.A. in creative writing from Chapman University and her M.F.A. in creative writing from Indiana University, where she taught fiction writing and composition. Her debut novel, All These Beautiful Strangers, published by William Morrow/HarperCollins (US) and Penguin Random House (UK) in July 2018, is being translated into over half a dozen languages. It has been optioned for film by the producer of Gone Girl and Big Little Lies. She currently lives in Los Angeles.