The fiction prize went to C.E. Morgan for The Sport of Kings, the nonfiction winner was Susan Faludi for her memoir In the Darkroom, and young readers’ literature author Jason Reynolds for his book, As Brave as You.
The collection of short stories, with starred reviews in Kirkus and Publisher’s Weekly, is rich with complex characters, deep in the mountains of West Virginia, and rural North Carolina.
REVIEWED BY SHERYL MONKS Fallen Land by Taylor Brown / St. Martin’s / Debuts today, Jan. 12, 2016 / ISBN: 978-1250077974 / 288 pgs. Debut
by Sheryl Monks One of my most impactful memories is waking before daylight to find my father, sitting alone in the dark, smoking, the only
by Sheryl Monks In her eloquent memoir Swimming Lessons: Life Lessons from the Pool, my mentor Penelope Niven speaks to me anew. Though she passed away