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I Interviewed Anne Raeff (my wife) for The Rumpus

I loved doing this interview with Anne Raeff, my wife and first reader, for The Read More

German Edition of AFTER THE PARADE released

With a new cover and title (Life Is a Peculiar Place), After the Parade is officially out in German!

Star Tribune Review of AFTER THE PARADE

In August, I read in my home state of Minnesota, where half of my novel Read More

Video of my conversation with Richard Russo

I was delighted to be in conversation with Richard Russo discussing his new novel, EVERYBODY’S FOOL, a sequel to NOBODY’S FOOL. The Bay Area Book Festival has made a video of the conversation available here.

After the Parade: Northern CA Book Award Finalist for Fiction

I had a great time at the award ceremony for the Northern California Book Awards, Read More

Well, I think I’m caught up with my newsfeed, except for…

… this link to my great new paperback cover! It will be out July 26, 2016!

‘After the Parade’: Ferro-Grumley Award Finalist

The Publishing Triangle always does a wonderful job of calling attention to the great LGBTQ Read More

Garth Greenwell’s Favorite LGBT Books of 2015

Link here!

BuzzFeed’s “The 24 Best Literary Debuts of 2015” (yes, including ‘After the Parade’)

A spectacular list!

Another Great End-of-the-Year List (that I was thrilled to be on)

Joshua Bodwell, Maine Writer’s and Publisher’s Alliance executive director (and all-around great human being), makes his end-of-the-year recommendations. Thrilled to have After the Parade chosen for his list as “Breakout Shining Star.”