Tanya Wardell is the Junior Marketing Associate at BenBella Books. A graduate of Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth, Tanya has over two years of experience in publishing, marketing, graphic design, and bookselling. She previously worked with Deep Vellum Publishing and Bookstore in Dallas, where she oversaw various projects in production, book design, marketing, and nonprofit development. She loves all things typography and dance, and when she’s not working or reading, you can find her hiking in the mountains of Colorado with her dogs, finding new places to explore, or rewatching The IT Crowd for the hundredth time. Some of her favorite authors include Tatiana Ryckman, César Aira, Juan Pablo Villalobos, and Sarah Gerard. She lives in Fort Worth.