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Michael LaPointe is the author of The Creep, a novel published by Random House Canada (2021).

He has written for The Atlantic, The New Yorker, The New York Times, and the Times Literary Supplement, and he wrote the "Dice Roll" column for The Paris Review. His fiction has appeared in The Walrus and Hazlitt. He has been nominated for the National Magazine Awards, the Journey Prize, and the Digital Publishing Awards, and his work has been anthologized in Best Canadian Stories and Best Canadian Essays.

He is represented by Jim Rutman of Sterling Lord Literistic, and can be reached by email and followed on Twitter.