YEAR IN REVIEW

No artist is an island: One author's love letter to the community that pushed her through adversity

A troubling diagnosis might have defined award-winning author Catherine Hernandez's 2016 — but she got by with a little help from her friends.

After a troubling diagnosis, Catherine Hernandez got by with a little help from her friends

Catherine Hernandez is the award-winning author behind the forthcoming Scarborough, the novel, due out 2017 through Arsenal Pulp Press. (Zahra Siddiqui)