Jonathan Lee is a British writer whose debut novel, Who Is Mr Satoshi?, was nominated for the Desmond Elliott Prize for Literature. His second novel, Joy, has been translated into several languages, and was included in the Observer’s Books of the Year list for 2012. In 2012 Lee was the recipient of a Society Of Authors K. Blundell Trust Award.
Recent work has appeared in Tin House, Granta, Narrative, Guernica, Vice, and The Paris Review. One of his short stories was longlisted for the Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award 2014, and his new novel High Dive was published in October 2015 by William Heinemann. Lee lives in New York, where he is an editor at the literary journal A Public Space and a contributing editor to Guernica.