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Timothy Schaffert

Timothy Schaffert is the author of six novels, the most recent being, The Perfume Thief, which was an ABA bestseller and a #1 Amazon.com bestseller in the category of LGBTQ+ Historical Fiction; It was named a best book of summer by the LA Times, Oprah Daily, Publishers Weekly, and other outlets; and a “most anticipated” read by Lambda Literary. Schaffert is the director of creative writing at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is the co-editor of Zero Street, the LGBTQ+ fiction series of the University of Nebraska Press.