Books By Graduates

Holly Amos
Continual Guidance of Air (H_NGM_N Books, 2016)

Tony Ardizzone
The Whale Chaser (AcadeHmy Chicago Publishers, 2010)
In the Garden of Papa Santuzzu (Picador, 1999)
Taking It Home: Stories from the Neighborhood (University of Illinois Press, 1996)
Larabi's Ox: Stories of Morocco (Milkweed Editions, 1992). Recipient, Milkweed National Fiction Prize.
Heart of the Order (Holt, 1986)
The Evening News (University of Georgia Press, 1986). Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction.
In the Name of the Father (Doubleday, 1978)

Thomas M. Atkinson
Strobe Life (Electron Press, 20001; print version, 2015).

Karen Babine
Water and What We Know: Following the Roots of a Northern Life (University of Minnesota Press, 2015)

A.A. Balaskovits
Magic for Unlucky Girls (SFWP Press, 2016). Winner of SFWP’s 2015 Literary Awards Program.

Karin Wraley Barbee
Go Life! (Another New Calligraphy Press). 

Brian Beatty
Brazil, Indiana: A Folk Poem (Kelsay Books, 2016)

Ellen Behrens
None but the Dead and Dying (Baskerville, 1996)

Matt Bell
A Tree or a Person or a Wall: Stories (Soho 2016)
Scrapper (Soho, 2016)
Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn (Boss Fight Books, 2015)
In the House upon the Dirt between the Lake and the Woods (Soho, 2013)
Cataclysm Baby (Mud Luscious Press, 2012)
How They Were Found (Keyhole Press, 2010)

Seth Berg
Aviary (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2017). With Bradford Wolfenden II. Winner, Artistically Declined Twin Antlers Prize
Muted Lines From Someone Else's Memory (Dark Sky Press, 2010). Winner, 2009 Dark Sky Press Book Contest

Mark Berman
An Introduction to Hedge Funds (Risk Books, 2007)
A Practitioner's Guide to SEC Regulation Outside the United States (City and Financial Publishing, 1998)

Robert Berner
Geography Lessons and Other Poems (Fulcourt Press, 1973)

William Billiter
Stutter (University of Geogia Press, 2011). Winner, 2010 National Poetry Series Open Book Competition.

Mary Biddinger
The Czar Paperback (Black Lawrence Press, 2016). With Jay Robinson.
A Sunny Place with Adequate Water (Black Lawrence Books, 2014)
O Holy Insurgency (Black Lawrence Books, 2012)
Prairie Fever (Steel Toe Books, 2007)

James Carlos Blake
The Ways of the Wolfe (Grove/Atlantic, 2017)
The House of Wolfe (Grove/Atlantic, 2015)
The Rules of Wolfe (Grove/Atlantic, 2013)
Country of the Bad Wolfes (Cinco Puntos, 2012)
The Killings of Stanley Ketchel (William Morrow, 2005)
Handsome Harry (William Morrow, 2004)
Under the Skin (William Morrow, 2003). Winner of the 2007 Maltese Falcon Award (Japan) for crime novel in translation.
A World of Thieves (William Morrow, 2002)
Wildwood Boys (William Morrow 2000)
Borderlands: Short Fictions (Avon, 1999). Winner of the Southwest Book Award.
Red Grass River (Avon, 1998). Winner of the Chautaqua South Fiction Award and French Gran Prix du Roman Noir Étranger (2013).
In the Rogue Blood (Avon, 1997). Winner of the LA Times Book Prize for Fiction.
The Friends of Pancho Villa (Berkley Books, 1996)
The Pistoleer: A Novel of John Wesley Hardin (Berkley Books, 1995)

Justin Bog (Bogdanovitch)
The Conversationalist and Other Dark Tales (Booktrope, 2015).
Hark--A Christmas Collection (Booktrope, 2014).
Sandcastle and Other Stories (Green Darner Press, 2014). Winner, Best Suspense Anthology 2013  sponsored by Suspense Magazine.

Philana Marie Boles 
Glitz (Viking, 2011)
Little Divas (Amistad, 2006)
In the Paint (Amistad, 2005)
Blame It on Eve (Random House, 2002)

John Bradley
You Don't Know What You Don't Know (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 2010). Winner, CSU Poetry Center Open Competition.
War on Words (BlazeVOX, 2007)
Terrestrial Music (Curbstone, 2006)
Love-In-Idleness: The Poetry of Roberto Zingarello (Word Works Press, 1989)

Christine Brandel
Tell this to Girls: The Panic Annie Poems (Through The Split Window Press, 2013)
A Wife Is a Hope Chest (Brain Mill Press, 2017). Winner, Mineral Point Poetry Series.  

Mark Brazaitis
Truth Poker (Autumn House Press, 2016). Winner, Autumn House Press Fiction Competition.
Julio & Rodrigo (Gival Press, 2013). Winner of the 2012 Gival Press Novel Award.
The Incurables (University of Notre Dame Press, 2012). Winner of the 2012 Richard Sullivan Prize.
The Other Language (ABZ Press, 2008). Winner of the ABZ Press First Book Prize.
An American Affair: Stories (Texas Review Press, 2006). Winner of the George Garrett Fiction Prize.
Steal My Heart: A Novel (Van Neste Books, 2001)
The River of Lost Voices: Stories from Guatemala (University of Iowa Press, 1998). Recipient of the Iowa Short Fiction Award.

James Braziel
Snakeskin Road: A Novel (Bantam, 2009)
Birmingham, 35 Miles (Bantam, 2008)

Denver Butson
illegible address (Luquer Street Press, 2003)
Mechanical Birds (St. Andrews College Press, 2001)
triptych (The Commoner Press, 1999)

Scott Cairns
Slow Pilgrim: The Collected Poems (Paraclete Poetry Press, 2015)
Idiot Psalms: New Poems (Paraclete Poetry, 2014)
Short Trip to the Edge: Where Earth Meets Heaven--A Pligrimage (Harper San Francisco, 2007)
Love's Immensity: Mystics on the Endless Life (Paraclete Press, 2007)
Compass of Affection: Poems New & Selected (Paraclete Press, 2006)
Philokalia: New & Selected Poems (Zoo Press, 2002)
Recovered Body (Braziller, 1998)
Figures for the Ghost (University of Georgia Press, 1994)
The Translation of Babel (University of Georgia Press, 1990)
The Theology of Doubt (Poetry Center, Cleveland State University, 1985)

John Calderazzo
Rising Fire: Volcanoes and Our Inner Lives (Lyons Press, 2004)
101 Questions About Volcanoes (Southwest Parks & Mounuments Association, 1994)
Writing from Scratch: Freelancing (Rowman & Littlefield, 1990)

Richard Carr
Inperfect Prayers (Steel Toe Books, 2012)
Dead Wendy (Future Cycle Press, 2012)
One Sleeve (Evening Street Press, 2011)
Ace (Word Works Press, 2009). Winner of Washington Prize.
Steet Portraits (Backwaters Press, 2009)
Honey (Gival Press, 2008). Gival Press Poetry Award.
Mister Martini (University of North Texas Press, 2008). Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry.

Michael Carroll
Little Reef and Other Stories (University of Wisconsin Press, 2014)

Grant Clauser
Reckless Constellations (Cider Press Review, 2018)
The Trouble with Rivers (Foothills, 2012)

D. Clinton
The Coyot. Inca Texts (New Rivers Press, 1979)
The Conquistador Dog Texts (New Rivers Press, 1976)

Abigail Cloud
Sylph (Pleiades/LSU Press, 2014). Winner, Lena-Miles Wever Todd Poetry Prize. 

Horace Coleman
In The Grass (Vietnam Generation & Burning Cities Press, 1995)
Between A Rock & A Hard Place (BKMK Press, 1977)

Alicia Conroy
Lives of Mapmakers (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2006)

Juliet Cook
A Red Witch, Every Which Way (Hysterical Books, 2016). With J. J. Hastain.

David Craig
Mary's House: New and Selected Poems (Idylls Press, 2007)
Mercy's Face: New and Selected Poems, 1980-2000 (Franciscan University Press, 2001)
Luggage Labels (Chronicle Books, 1988)
Peter Maurin and Other Poems (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 1985)
The Sandaled Foot (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 1980)

Karen Craigo
Passing Through Humansville (Sundress, 2018)
No More Milk (Sundress Publications, 2016)

Michael Czyzniejewski
I Will Love You for the Rest of My Life: Breakup Stories (Curbside Splendor, 2015)
Chicago Stories (Curbside Splendor Press, 2012)
Elephants in Our Bedroom (Dzanc Books, 2009)

Paul Dilsaver
Nurtz, Nutrz (Jelm Mountain Publications, 1989)
A Cure for Optimism: Poems (Sky & Sage Books)
Medi-phoria: Poems (Pariah Press)

James Daniels
Rowing Inland (Wayne State University Press, 2017)
Street Calligraphy (Steel Toe Books, 2017)
Eight Mile High (Stories) (Michigan State University Press, 2014)
Birth Marks (BOA Editions, 2013)
In Line for the Exterminator (Wayne State University Press, 2007)
Mr. Pleasant (stories) (Michigan State University Press, 2007)
Revolt of the Crash-Test Dummies (Eastern Washington University Press, 2007)
Street (Bottom Dog Press, 2005)
Detroit Tales (stories) (Michigan State University Press, 2003)
Show and Tell (University of Wisconsin Press, 2003)
Night with Drive-By Shooting Stars (New Issues Press, 2002)
Blue Jesus (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 2000)
No Pets: Stories (Bottom Dog Press, 1999)
Blessing the House (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1997)
Niagara Falls (Adastra Press, 1994)
M-80 (poems) (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1993)
Punching Out (Wayne State University Press, 1990)
Places/Everyone (University of Wisconsin Press, 1985)

Tom DeHaven
Dugan Under Ground: A Novel (Metropolitan Books, 2002). Recipient of the 5th Annual Library of Virginia Fiction Award.
The Orphan's Tent (Atheneum, 1996)
Derby Dugan's Depression Funnies: A Novel (Metropolitan Books, 1996). Winner of an American Book Award in 1996.
Green Candles (Paradox Press, 1995)
The Last Human (Bantam Books, 1992)
Chronicle of the King's Tramp (Doubleday/Foundation, 1990/1991)
Pixie Meat (Water Row Press, 1990)
Sunburn Lake: A Trilogy (Viking, 1988)
Joe Gosh (Walker Millennium, 1988)
U.S.S.A., Book 1 (Avon, 1987)
Funny Papers (Viking, 1985)
Jersey Luck (Harper, 1980)
Freaks' Amour (Morrow, 1978)

Noelle de Jesus
Blood: Collected Stories(Ethos Books Singapore, 2016)

Anthony Doerr
All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel (Scribner, 2014). Winner, 2015 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction; Finalist, National Book Award.
Memory Wall (Scribner, 2010). Winner, Story Prize.
Four Seasons in Rome: On Twins, Insomnia, and the Biggest Funeral in the History of the World (Scribner 2007)
About Grace: A Novel (Scribner, 2004)
The Shell Collector: Stories (Scribner, 2001). Winner, Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers; New York Public Library's Young Lions Award.

Edward A. Dougherty
Grace Street (2016, Cayuga Lake Books)
Everyday Objects (2015, Plain View Press)
Part Darkness, Part Breath (2008, Plain View Press)
Pilgrimage to a Gingko Tree (WordTech, 2008)

James Dunham
The Helena Orbit (Lillicat Publishers, 2017)

Robert Early
A Time of Madness (Graham, 1977)
Powers and Domination (Houghton, 1975)
The Jealous Ear (Houghton, 1973)

Erik Esckilsen
The Outside Groove (Houghton Mifflin / Walter Lorraine, 2006)
Offsides (Houghton Mifflin / Walter Lorraine, 2004)
The Last Mall Rat (Houghton Mifflin / Walter Lorraine, 2003)

Jeff Fearnside
Making Love While Levitating Three Feet in the Air (Stephen F. Austin State University Press, 2016)

Robert Ferrigno
Heart of the Assassin (Scribners, 2009)
Sins of the Assassin (Scribners, 2008)
Prayers for the Assassin (Scribners, 2007)
The Wake Up (Pantheon, 2004)
Scavenger Hunt (Pantheon, 2003)
Flinch (Pantheon, 2001)
Heartbreaker (Pantheon, 2000)
Cheshire Moon (Morrow, 1996)
Dead Silent (Putnam, 1996)
Dead Man's Dance (Putnam, 1995)
The Horse Latitudes (Morrow, 1990)

Tony Fitzpatrick
Signals from the Heartland (Walker and Co., New York, 1993). Cited among best books of creative nonfiction of 1993 by Library Journal.

Cal Freeman
Brother of Leaving (Antonin Artaud Publications, 2014)

Carolyn Forche
Blue Hour: Poems (HarperCollins, 2003)
Sorrow [by Claribel Alegria]. Translator. (Curbstone Press, 1999)
Colors Come from God-Just Like Me! (Abingdon Press, 1995)
The Angel of History (HarperCollins, 1995). Los Angeles Times Book Award for Poetry.
Selected Poems of Robert Desnos (Ecco Press, 1991). Translator with William Kulik.
Flowers From the Volcano [by Claribel Alegria]. Translator. (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1983)
The Country Between Us (Copper Canyon, 1981)
Gathering the Tribes (Yale University Press, 1976). Recipient of Yale Series of Younger Poets Award.

Charles Fort
Mrs. Belladonna's Supper Club Waltz: New and Selected Prose Poems (Backwaters Press, 2012)
We Did Not Fear The Father: New & Selected Poems (Red Hen Press, 2012)
Frankenstein Was A Negro (Morris Pub, 2002)
The Town Clock Burning (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 1997)
Darvil (St. Andrew's Press, 1993)

Melissa Fraterrigo
Glory Days (University of Nebraska Press, 2017)
The Longest Pregnancy (Livingston Press, 2006). Winner of the Tartt First Fiction Award.

Peter Genovese
An Angel in the Street (Ramble House Press, 2005)

Michael Goddart
Bliss: 33 Simple Ways to Awaken Your Spiritual Self (1999)
Spiritual Revolution: A Seeker's Guide (1998)

Jill Grunenwald
Hudson. Images of Modern America Series. (Arcadia Publishing, 2015)
Running with a Police Escort: Tales from the Back of the Pack (Skyhorse Publishing, 2017)

Maurice Guevara
Poema (Camino del Sol) (University of Arizona Press, 2009)
Autobiography of So-And-So: Poems in Prose (New Issues Press, 2001)
Poems of the River Spirit (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1996)
Postmortem: Poems (University of Georgia Press, 1994)

Amy Gustine
You Should Pity Us Instead: Stories (Sarabande Books, 2016)

Tasha Haas
Certain Dawn, Inevitable Dawn (Woodley Press, 2011)

Tina May Hall
The Physics of Imaginary Objects (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010). Winner of the Drue Heinz Award.

William Hallberg
Power, Passion, Honor and Glory: Five Heroes of Modern Golf (Sports Poetry in Motion, 1999)
The Soul of Golf (Fawcett Books, 1998)
The Rub of the Green (Ballantine, 1998)

David Hassler
Growing Season: The Life of a Migrant Community (Kents State University Press, 2006). Prose and photo essays with Gary Harwood. Ohioana Book Award, the Carter G. Woodson Honor Book Award.
Red Kimono, Yellow Barn (Cloudbank Books, 2005). Ohio Poet of the Year Award 2006.

Jeanine Hathaway
The Self as Constellation: Poems (University of North Texas Press, 2002). Recipient, Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry.
Motherhouse: A Novel (Hyperion, 1993)

W. Stephen Hathaway
A Kind of Redemption (Louisiana State University Press, 1991)

Susan Carol Hauser
My Kind of River: Love and the Mississippi (Center for American Places, 2009)
Field Guide to Ticks (Globe Pequot Press, 2008)
Outside After Dark: New & Selected Poems (Loonfeather Press, 2002)
You Can Write a Memoir (Writer's Digest Books, 2001)
Wild Rice Cooking: Harvesting, History, Natural History, Lore, and Recipes (Lyons, 2000)
Sugartime: The Hidden Pleasures of Making Maple Syrup with a Primer for the Nove Sugarer (Lyons, 1997)
Full Moon: Reflections on Turning Fifty (Papier-Mache Press, 1996)
Nature's Revenge: The Secrets of Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, Poison Sumac, and Their Remedies (Lyons & Burford, 1996)
Girl to Woman: A Gathering of Images (Astarte Shell, 1992)
Which Way to Look, (Loonfeather Press, 1992)
Redpoll on a Broken Branch (Same Name Press, 1992)
Meant to Be Read out Loud (Loonfeather Press, 1988)

Alan Heathcock
VOLT (Graywolf, 2011). Winner of the Whiting Prize.

Nick Heeb
The Lucky Clover (Shotgun Honey Press, 2018)

Steve Heller
Father's Mechanical Universe (BkMk Press, 2001)
The Automotive History of Lucky Kellerman (Chelsea Green, 1987; 2nd ed. Anchor/Doubleday Books, 1989)
The Man Who Drank a Thousand Beers (Chariton Review Press, 1984)

Richard Henry
Letters (1855)
. Burlington, VT: Ra Press, 2019.
. Prose Poems. Chicago, IL: Another New Calligraphy, 2015. [116 pages, handmade and numbered.] ANC026.
. Kenmore, NY: BlazeVOX[Books], 2008.
Lucy's Eggs: Short Stories & A Novella.
 Syracuse, NY: Syracuse UP, 2006.
Sidewalk Portrait: Fifty-Fourth Floor and Falling
. Kenmore, NY: BlazeVOX[Books], 2006. Print Publication.
Pretending and Meaning: Toward a Pragmatic Theory of Fictional Discourse
. Contributions in Philosophy, vol. 57. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1996.
Snow Fleas.
 Prose. Chicago, IL: Another New Calligraphy, 2017. [44 pages, handmade and numbered.] ANC044. Chapbook.
The Blueline Anthology. 
Ed. with Anthony O. Tyler, Stephanie Coyne-DeGhett, Myra Gann, Alan Steinberg, and Alice Wolf Gilborn. Syracuse: Syracuse UP, 2004.

Dustin M. Hoffman
One-Hundred-Knuckled Fist: Stories (University of Nebraska Press, 2016). Winner, Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Fiction.

Joanna Howard
Foreign Correspondent (Counterpath Press, 2013)
On the Winding Stair (BOA Editions Ltd., 2009)

William Jablonsky
The Clockwork Man (Medallion Press, 2010)
The Indestructible Man: Stories (Livingston Press, 2005)

Vanessa Furse Jackson
The Anthropologist's Daughter (Barking Rain Press, 2014)
The Revolving Year (Barking Rain Press, 2013). 
Small Displacements (Livingston Press, 2010). Winner, the PEN Texas 2011 Southwest Award for Fiction.
What I Cannot Say to You: Stories (University of Missouri Press, 2003)

Susu Jeffrey
Songs of the Gypsy Women (New Rivers Press, 1979)

Brandon Jennings
The Red Book or Operation Iraqi Freedom is My Fault (Little Presque Books, 2017)
Battle Rattle and Other Stories (Alas Books, 2016)

Jerry Jerman
Calamity at the Circus (Victor Books, 1996)
The Secret of Whispering Woods (Victor Books, 1996)
Danger at the Outlaw Creek (Victor Books, 1995)
My Father the Horse Thief (Victor Books, 1995)
The Long Way Home (Victor Books, 1995)
Phantom of the Pueblo (Victor Books, 1995)

Jean Jones
Beyond Good & Evil (Fifth World Books, 1999)

Donald Judson
Bird-Self Accumulated (New York University Press, 2002). Winner of the NYU Press Award for Fiction.

Kawita Kandpal
Folding a River (Marick Press, 2007)

David James Keaton
Pig Iron (Burnt Bridge Books, 2015)
The Last Projector (Broken River Books, 2014)
Fish Bites Cop!: Stories To Bash Authorities (Comet Press, 2013). Winner, This Is Horror Short Story Collection of the Year Award.

Marshall Klimasewiski
Tyrants (W.W. Norton, 2008)
The Cottagers (W.W. Norton, 2006)

Sam Koperwas
The Flash Effect (Morrow, 1994)
Easy Money (Morrow, 1982)
Hot Stuff (Dutton,1978)
Westchester Bull (Simon & Schuster, 1976)

Lynn Kostoff
Words to Die For (New Pulp Press, 2015)
Late Rain (Tyrus Books, 2010). First-ranked among Ten Best Mystery / Crime Novels of 2010 by Spinetingler Magazine.
The Long Fall (Carroll & Graf, 2003)
A Choice of Nightmares (Crown, 1991)

Cheryl Lachowski
Homing (Bluestem Press, 2002). Recipient of the Bluestem National Prize.

Ann Larabee
The Dynamite Fiend: The Chilling Tale of a Confederate Agent, Con Artist and Mass Murderer (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2005)
Decade of Disaster (University of Illinois Press, 1999)

Donald Levering
The Number of Names: Poems (Sunstone Press, 2012)
Whose Body (Sunstone Press, 2007)
Horsetail (Woodley Press, 2000)
Mister Ubiquity (Pudding House, 1997)
Outcroppings from Navajoland (Navajo Community College Press, 1985)

Karen Loeb
Jump Rope Queen and Other Stories (New Rivers Press, 1993). Minnesota Voices Project Winner.

George Looney
Meditations Before the Windows Fail (Lost Horse Press, 2015)
Structures the Wind Sings Through (Crescent Press, 2014)
Monks Beginning to Waltz (Truman State University Press, 2012)
A Short Bestiary of Love and Madness (Stephen F. Austin State University Press, 2011)
Open Between Us (Turning Point, 2010)
The Precarious Rhetoric of Angels (White Pine Press, 2005). Winner of the White Pine Press Poetry Prize.
Attendant Ghosts (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 2000)
Animals Housed in the Pleasure of Flesh (Bluestem Press, 1995). Recipient of the Bluestem National Prize.

Tom Lorenz
Serious Living (Viking, 1988)
Guys Like Us (Viking, 1980)

Joesph Mackall
Plain Secrets: An Outsider Among the Amish (Beacon Press, 2007)
The Last Street Before Cleveland: An Accidental Pilgrimage (University of Nebrask Press, 2006)

Saikat Majumdar
Firebird (Hachette Preess, 2016)
Prose of the World: Modernism and the Banality of Empire (Columbia University Press, 2013)
Silverfish (HarperCollins India, 2007)
Diminuendo (Calcutta Writers' Workshop, 1997)
Happy Birthday to You (Calcutta Writers' Workshop, 1996)
Hello Goodbye (Calcutta Writers' Workshop, 1996)
Infinitum Archipelago (Calcutta Writers' Workshop, 1994)

Paul Many
Dad's Bald Head (Walker and Company, 2007)
Walk Away Home (Walker and Company, 2002)
The Great Pancake Escape (Walker and Company, 2002). Named one of the "Best Children's Books of 2002" by the Los Angeles Times book editors.
My Life, Take Two (Walker and Company, 2000)
These Are the Rules (Walker and Company, 1997)

Tessa Mellas
Lungs Full of Noise (University of Iowa Press, 2014). Winner, Iowa Short Fiction Award.

Teresa Milbrodt
The Larissa Stories (Pressgang, 2014)
The Odyssey of the Cyclops (Boxfire Press, 2013)
Bearded Women: Stories (ChiZine Publications, 2011)

Doug Martin
Walt Whitman's Mimetic Prosody: Free-Bound and Full Circle (Edwin Mellen Press, 2004)
Moon-Time: The Country Born in November (Mellen Poetry Press, 2004)

Gary L. McDowell
Mysteries in a World that Thinks There Are None (Burnside Review Press, 2016). Winner of the 2014 Burnside Review Book Prize.
Weeping at a Stranger's Funeral (Dream Horse Press, 2014)
American Amen (Dream Horse Press, 2010). Winner, 2009 Orphic Poetry Book Prize.

Monica McFawn
Bright Shards of Somewhere Else (University of Georgia Press, 2014). Winner, Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction.

Rebecca Meacham
Let's Do (University of North Texas Press, 2004). Winner of the Katherine Anne Porter Prize in Short Fiction and selected for Barnes & Noble's "Discover Great New Writers" program.

Brad Aaron Modlin
Everyone at This Party Has Two Names (Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2016). Winner Cowles Prize. 

Berwyn Moore
O Body Swayed (Cherry Grove Collections, 2009)
Dissolution of Ghosts (Cherry Grove Collections, 2005)

Caroline Morrell
Final Fort  (Brighthill Press, 2016). Winner, Brighthill Press Book Competition.

Tom Morrisey
Pirate Hunter (Bethany House, 2012)
In High Places (Bethany House, 2007)
Dark Fathom (Zondervan, 2005)
Deep Blue (Zondervan, 2005)
Turn Four (Zondervan, 2004)
Yucatan Deep (Zondervan, 2002)
Wild by Nature: True Stories of Adventure and Faith (Baker Book House, 2001)

Lydia Netzer
How to Tell Toledo from the Night Sky: A Novel  (St. Martin's Press, 2014)
Everybody's Baby (St. Martin's Press 2014)
Shine Shine Shine (St. Martin's Press 2012)

Susan Neville
Butler's Big Dance: The Team, the Tournament, and Basketball Fever (Indiana University Press, 2010)
Fabrication: Essays on Making Things and Making Meaning (MacMurray & Beck, 2001)
In the House of Blue Lights (University of Notre Dame Press, 1998). Winner, Richard Sullivan Prize for Short Fiction.
Indiana Winter (Indiana University Press, 1994)
Teaching and Learning: A Guide for Therapists (Butterworth-Heinemann, 1994). With Sally French and Jo Laing.
The Invention of Flight (University of Georgia Press, 1974)

Randy Norris
Highway 61--Heart of the Delta (University of Tennessee Press, 2007)
Women of Coal (University Press of Kentucky, 1997)

Mark Nowak
Coal Mountain Elementary (Coffee House Press, 2009)
Shut Up Shut Down (Coffee House Press, 2004)
Revenants (Coffee House Press, 2000)

Dan O'Brien
The Indian Agent: A Novel (The Lyons Press, 2004)
Buffalo for the Broken Heart: Restoring Life to a Black Hills Ranch (Random House, 2001)
The Contact Surgeon (The Lyons Press, 1999)
Equinox: Life, Love, and Birds of Prey (The Lyons Press, 1997)
Brendan Prairie (Scribner, 1997)
In the Center of the Nation (Atlantic Monthly Press, 1991)
Spirit of the Hills (Crown, 1988)
Eminent Domain (University of Iowa Press, 1987). Winner, Iowa Short Fiction Award.

Martha O'Connor
The Biitch Posse (St. Martin's, 2005)

Suzanne Ondrus
Passion Seeds (Little Red Tree Publishing, 2014). Winner, the Vernice Quebodeaux Pathways Poetry Prize.

William Page
William Page Greatest Hits: 1970-2000 (Puddinghouse Publications, 2001)
Bodies Not Our Own (Memphis State University Press, 1986)
The Gatekeeper (St. Luke's Press, 1982)
Clutch Plates (Branden Press, 1976)

Tristan Palmgren
Quietus [Angry Robot Books, 2018].

Anne Panning
Super America (University of Georgia Press, 2007). Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Prize for Fiction.
The Price of Eggs (Coffee House Press, 1992)

Zachary Parker
Wrath of the Dragonfather (Skull Island eXpeditions, 2016)

Craig Paulenich
St. Vitus Dance (Cervena Barva Press, 2012)
Blood Will Tell (Blaze Vox Books, 2009)
Drift of the Hunt (Nobodaddies Press, 2006)

Rachael Perry
How to Fly: Stories (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2004). Winner, Best Book Award for Fiction by the Center for Great Lakes Culture at Michigan State University.

Carol Pierman
The Age of Krypton (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 1989)
The Naturalized Citizen (New Rivers Press, 1981)

Dan Raphael
Breath Test (Nine Muses, 2007)
When a Flying City Falls (Nine Muses, 2003)
Showing Light a Good Time (Jazz Police, 2001)
Molecular Jam (Jazz Police, 1996)
Bop Grit, Storm Cafe (Xerox Sutra, 1985)
Energumen (Cherry Valley, 1976)

Brent Royster
The Construction of Selves in the Contemporary Creative Writing Workshop (Edwin Mellen Press, 2008).

Tania Runyan
A Thousand Vessels: Poems (Wordfarm, 2011)
Simple Weight (FutureCycle Press, 2010). Finalist for the 2010 FutureCycle Poetry Book Prize.

Patrick Ryan
The Dream Life of Astronauts: Stories (The Dial Press, 2016)
Gemini Bites (Scholastic, 2011)
In Mike We Trust (Harper Collins, 2009)
Saints of Augustine (Harper Collins, 2007)
Send Me (Dial Press/Random House, 2006)

F. Daniel Rzicznek
Divination Machine (Free Verse Editions / Parlor Press, 2009)
Neck of the World (University of Utah Press, 2007). Winner, May Swenson Poetry Prize.

Philip St. Clair
Acid Creek (Bottom Dog Press, 1997)
Little-Dog-Of-Iron (Ahsahta Press, 1985)
Acid Creek (Ahsahta Press, 1984)

June Saraceno
Altars of Ordinary Light (Plain View Press, 2007)

David Shevin
Three Miles from Luckey (Bottom Dog Press, 2002)
Needles and Needs (Bottom Dog Press, 1994)
The Discovery of Fire (Bottom Dog Press, 1988)

Anita Skeen
The Unauthorized Audubon (Michigan State University Press, 2014)
Never the Whole Story (Michigan State University Press, 2011)
The Resurrection of the Animals: Poems (Michigan State University Press, 2002)
Outside the Fold, Outside the Frame (Michigan State University Press, 1999)
Each Hand a Map (Naiad, 1986)

Gerard Donnelly Smith
El Cerro De la Estrella (Logan Elm Press, 1991)

June Spence
Change Baby (Riverhead Books, 2004)
Missing Women and Others (Riverhead Books, 1999). Winner of the Willa Cather Fiction Prize.

Mark Spencer
Ghost Walking (Moonshine Cove Publishing, 2016)
Trespassers: Stories (Mainstreet Rag, 2014)
A Haunted Love Story: The Ghost of the Allen House (Llewellyn Press, 2012)
The Weary Motel (Backwaters Press, 2000). Winner of the Omaha Prize for the Novel and The Faulkner Society Faulkner Award for Fiction.
Love and Reruns in Adams County (Random House, 1994)
Wedlock (Watermark Press, 1990)
Spying on Lovers (Amelia Press, 1988)

David Spiering
My Father's Gloves (Sol Press, 2009)

Richard Stansberger
The Things of This World (Heartsblood Press, 1985)
Glass Hat (Louisiana State University Press, 1979)
Don't Forget to Wind up the Moon (C.A.P.P. Books, 1978)

Robert Steiner
Negative Space (Counterpoint, 2010)
The Catastrophe (Sun and Moon, 1996)
Broadway Melody Nineteen Ninety-Nine (FC2/Black Ice Books, 1993)
Matinee: A Novel (FC2/Black Ice Books, 1989)
Dread (Sun and Moon, 1987)
The Bathers (New Directions, 1980)

Phillip Sterling
In Which Brief Stories Are Told (Wayne State University Press, 2011)
Mutual Shores (New Issues, 2000)

Ann Anderson Stranahan
Window on the River (Antrim, 2011)

Jeff Strand
A Bad Day for Voodoo (Sourcebooks Fire, 2012)
Dweller (Leisure Books, 2010)
Benjamin's Parasite (Delirium Books, 2009)
Gleefully Macabre Tales (Delirium Books, 2008)
Disposal (Delirium Books 2007)
Elrod McBugle On The Loose (Hard Shell Word Factory, 2007)
Haunted Forest Tour (Delirium Books 2007). With James A. Moore.
How to Rescue a Dead Princess (Mundania Press, 2006)
Pressure (Dorchester Publishing, 2009; Earthling Publications, 2006)
Casket for Sale (Only Used Once) (Mundania Press, 2005)
Graverobbers Wanted (No Experience Necessary) (Mundania Press, 2005)
Single White Psychopath Seeks Same (Mundania Press, 2005)
Out of Whack (Hard Shell Word Factory, 2004)
Mandibles (Mundania Press, 2003)

Marc Sumerak
The World According to Thor (Insight Legends, 2015)
The World According to Iron Man (Insight Legends, 2015)
All-Ghoul School (IDW Publishing, 2011)
Franklin Richards: Son of a Genius Ultimate Collection--Book 2 (Marvel, 2010)
Franklin Richards: Son of a Genius Ultimate Collection--Book 1 (Marvel, 2010)
Dark Reign: The Sinister Spider-man (Marvel, 2010)
Wolverine: Tales of the Weapon (Marvel, 2009)
Marvel Adventures: Spider-Man -- Identity Crisis (Marvel, 2008)
Spider-Man J: Turning Japanese (Marvel, 2008)
Marvel Adventures: Avengers -- Mighty Marvels (Marvel, 2008)
Iron Man & Power Pack: Armored and Dangerous (Marvel, 2008)
Franklin Richards: Collected Chaos (Marvel, 2008)
Franklin Richards: Son of a Genius--Lab Brat (Marvel, 2007)
Hulk & Power Pack: Pack Smash! (Marvel, 2007)
Power Pack [Volume 1, Hardcover] (Marvel, 2007)
Spider-Man & Power Pack: Big-City Super Heroes (Marvel, 2007)
Avengers & Power Pack Assembled! (Marvel, 2006)
X-Men & Power Pack: The Power of X (Marvel, 2006)
Machine Teen: History 101001 (Marvel, 2005)
Marvel Age Fantastic Four: The Return of Doom (Marvel, 2005)
Ororo: Before the Storm (Marvel, 2005)
Power Pack: Pack Attack! (Marvel, 2005)
Marvel Age Fantastic Four: Doom (Marvel, 2004)

Cynthia Summers
Clanbook: Salubri (Vampire, The Dark Ages) (White Wolf Publishing, 1999)
Laws of the Hunt Players Guide (White Wolf Publishing, 1999). With Coranth Gryphon and Jess Heinig.
Dark Ages Clanbook (Libellus Sanguinis II) (White Wolf Publishing, 1998)
The Book of Ghouls (Mind's Eye Theater) (White Wolf Publishing, 1997). With Glenys Ngaire McGhee.

Carl Thayler
Shake Hands (Pavement Saw Press, 2001)
Poems from Naltsus Bichidin (Skanky Possum Press, 2000)
The Providings (Sumac Press, 1971)

Ronald Tobias
Film and the American Moral Vision of Nature: Theodore Roosevelt to Walt Disney(Michigan State University Press, 2011)
The Insider's Guide to Writing for Screen and Television (Writer's Digest Books, 1997)
20 Master Plots (and How to Build Them) (Writer's Digest Books, 1993)
Theme and Strategy (Writers Digest Books, 1989)
Kings and Desperate Men (Beyond Baroque Press, 1985)
Terror in the Embassy (Editorial Norma [Bogota], 1984). With D. Asencio.
Our Man is Inside: Outmaneuvering the Terrorists. (Little, Brown, 1983). With Diego C. and Nancy Asencio.
They Shoot to Kill: A Psychological Survey of Criminal Sniping (Paladin Press, 1981)

Jean Thompson
The Year We Left Home: A Novel (Simon and Schuster, 2011)
Do Not Deny Me: Stories (Simon & Schuster, 2009)
Throw Like a Girl: Stories (Simon & Schuster, 2007)
City Boy: A Novel (Simon & Schuster, 2004)
Wide Blue Yonder (Scribner, 2002)
Who Do You Love (Scribner, 2000; Harcourt Brace, 1999). National Book Award Finalist.
The Woman Driver (F. Watts, 1985)
"Little Face" and Other Stories (F. Watts, 1984)
My Wisdom (F. Watts, 1982)
The Gasoline Wars: Stories (University of Illinois Press, 1979)

Anne Valente
Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down (William Morrow/Harper Collins 2017).
By Light We Knew Our Names: Stories (Dzanc 2014). Winner, 2011 Dzanc Books Short Story Collection Competition.

Katrina Vandenberg
The Alphabet Not Unlike the World  [Milkweed Editions, 2012)
Atlas (Milkweed Editions, 2004)

Beth Copeland Vargo
Traveling Through Glass: Poems (Bright Hill Press, 2000). Recipient, National Bright Hill Press Poetry Book Award.

Anna Rose Welch
Noah's Woods (Alice James Books, 2018). Winner, Alice James Award.

Allen Wier
Tehano (Southern Methodist University Press, 2006)
A Place For Outlaws (Harper & Row, 1989)
Departing As Air (Simon & Schuster, 1983)
Blanco (Louisiana State University Press, 1978)
Things About to Disappear: Stories (Louisiana State University Press, 1978)

Dara Wier
Selected Poems (Wave Books, 2009)
Remnants of Hannah (Wave Books, 2006)
Reverse Rapture (Verse Press, 2005). Winner, American Poetry Archives and Poetry Book Award, San Francisco State University.
Voyages in English (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 2001)
Hat on a Pond (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 2001)
Our Master Plan (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1999)
Blue for the Plough (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1992)
The Book of Knowledge (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1988)
All You Have in Common (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1984)
Eight-Step Grapevine (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1980)
Blood, Hook, and Eye (University of Texas Press, 1977)

Margaret Willey
Four Secrets (Carolrhoda Books, 2012)
A Summer of Silk Moths (Flux, 2009)
The 3 Bears and Goldilocks (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2008)
Clever Beatrice (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001 ). Winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award for outstanding writing in a picture book.
Thanksgiving With Me (Laura Geringer Books, 1998)
Facing the Music (Delacorte, 1996)
The Melinda Zone (Bantam, 1993)
If Not for You (Harper, 1988)
Finding David Dolores (Harper, 1986)
The Bigger Book of Lydia (Harper, 1983)
Saving Lenny (Bantam, 1983)

Theresa Williams
The Secret of Hurricanes: A Novel (MacAdam/Cage Publishing, 2002)

Gary Wilson
Sing, Ronnie Blue (Rager Media, 2007)

Bradford Wolfenden II
Aviary (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2017). With Seth Berg.

Fred Zackel
Cocaine and Blue Eyes (Putnam, 1983; re-released, Point Blank, 2006)
Cinderella After Midnight (Coward McCann, 1980)

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