Tania Hershman was born in London in 1970 and moved to Jerusalem, Israel, in 1994. After making a living for 13 years as a science journalist,  she gave it all up to write fiction. Her short stories have won or been shortlisted for various prizes, been published in print and online and broadcast on BBC Radio 4. Her first short story collection, The White Road and Other Stories, is now available from Salt Modern Fiction.  www.taniahershman.com

Tania is the founder of The Short Review dedicated to reviewing and showcasing short story collections.

Her stories feature in Wonderwall and Ideas Above Our Station.