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Melissa Pritchard

Author of The Odditorium: Stories

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American Gothic Tales (Contributor) 416 copies, 5 reviews
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Melissa Pritchard is a Flannery O’Connor, Janet Heidinger Kafka, and Carl Sandburg award-winning author whose two previous short fiction collections were New York Times Notable Book and Editor’s Choice selections. She has also been an embedded journalist in Afghanistan and is a member of the Afghan Women’s Writing Project, which helps to promote literacy and education for Afghan women and girls. She lives in Arizona.
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Melissa Pritchard's book A Solemn Pleasure: To Imagine, Witness, and Write was available from LibraryThing Early Reviewers.

Melissa Pritchard's book Palmerino was available from LibraryThing Early Reviewers.

Melissa Pritchard's book The Odditorium was available from LibraryThing Early Reviewers.

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