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Jean Hegland

Jean Hegland is the author of three novels and a book of creative nonfiction. Her first novel, "Into the Forest," has been translated into 17 languages, adapted as a film starring Ellen Page and Evan Rachel Wood, and a French graphic novel. Set in a near future that bears an eerie resemblance to our current reality, it is currently experiencing a resurgence in popularity. Her most recent novel, "Still Time," a nerd novel about an aging Shakespeare critic’s final encounters with the plays, has found fans among both lovers of Shakespeare and readers with Shakespeare allergies.