Panio Gianopoulos is an American writer. He is the author of the novella, A Familiar Beast, and the story collection, How to Get Into Our House and Where We Keep the Money. His writing has appeared in Tin House, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Salon, Northwest Review, Chicago Quarterly Review, The Rattling Wall, Big Fiction, The Brooklyn Rail, Catamaran Literary Reader, and the Los Angeles Review of Books. A recipient of a New York Foundation for the Arts Award for Non-Fiction, he has been included in the anthologies The Bastard on the Couch, Cooking and Stealing: The Tin House Non-Fiction Reader, and The Encyclopedia of Exes. He lives in New York with his wife and three children.