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About meMichelle Hoover is the Fannie Hurst Writer-in-Residence at Brandeis University and teaches at GrubStreet, where she leads the Novel Incubator program. She is a 2014 NEA Fellow and has been a Writer-in-Residence at Bucknell University, a MacDowell Fellow, and a winner of the PEN/New England Discovery Award. Her debut, The Quickening, was a 2010 Massachusetts Book Award "Must Read." Her second novel, Bottomland, will be published by Grove/Atlantic in March 2016. She is a native of Iowa and lives in Boston. For more, go to

GroupsAll Things New England, Book Clubs, Bostonians, Club Read 2009, Hobnob with Authors, Iowans who LibraryThing, Literary Snobs, Midwest Writers/Readers, Writer-readers

Favorite authorsCharles Baxter, Anne Enright, Kent Haruf, Edward P. Jones, Cormac McCarthy, Michael Ondaatje, Marilynne Robinson, Kate Walbert, Virginia Woolf (Shared favorites)


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