Beth Hahn studied art and writing at The University of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and earned an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College. She has attended The Bread Loaf Writer's Conference and the Ragdale Foundation. Her essays and short stories have appeared in Mr. Beller's Neighborhood, Writer's Digest, Largehearted Boy, Necessary Fiction, The Hawai'i Review, The South Carolina Review, and The Emrys Journal. THE SINGING BONE is her first novel. Beth lives in New Castle, New York, with her husband. She is the daughter of the popular children's author Mary Downing Hahn and the sister of the humor writer, Kate Hahn.