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Cary Groner is a writer, editor, and photographer based in the San Francisco Bay area.


Cary's debut novel, Exiles, was published by Spiegel & Grau / Random House in June 2011, and was called one of the best books of the year by the Chicago Tribune. His short stories have won numerous awards and appeared in in venues that include Glimmer Train, American Fiction, Mississippi Review, Salamander, Sycamore Review, and Southern California Review. For more information about Cary's fiction see the "Works" page.

As a medical journalist, Cary has published more than two hundred articles in a variety of professional journals, consumer magazines, annual reports, and websites. He has also edited roughly forty books for Cambridge University Press and other nonfiction publishers, both academic and commercial.


Cary's stage plays have been produced at Carnegie Mellon University and at San Francisco's Magic Theatre and Eureka Theatre.


You can see Cary's photography, including architectural, commercial, and editorial work, at a separate website here. That site has its own contact information.