Anjanette Delgado is a Puerto Rican writer and journalist. She is the author of The Heartbreak Pill (Simon and Schuster, 2008), 2009 winner of the Latino International Book Award, and of The Clairvoyant of Calle Ocho (Kensington Publishing & Penguin Random House, 2014), an Indiefab finalist for Best Multicultural Book.
Her fiction and nonfiction work has appeared in numerous anthologies, as well as in The New York Times, The Kenyon Review, Pleiades, Vogue, NPR, NBC, The Rumpus. and HBO, among others. Her poetry has been published in Sliver of Stone, Pure Francis, and in The Hong Kong Review, where she also guest-edited recently. A Bread Loaf Conference alumni, she won an Emmy Award for her writing in 1994, served as a judge for the Flannery O'Connor Short Fiction Award in 2015, and was a Peter Taylor Fellow in Fiction in 2016.
She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Florida International University and lives in Miami, Florida.