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Music for Wartime

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Music for Wartime( )
Author: Makkai, Rebecca
ISBN:978-0-525-42669-1
Publication Date:Jun 2015
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Viking
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

Named a must-read by the Chicago Tribune, O Magazine, BuzzFeed, The Huffington Post, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, and The L Magazine Rebecca Makkai's The Great Believers will be available in summer 2018. Rebecca Makkai's first two novels, The Borrower and The Hundred-Year...
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Book Details
Pages:240
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Short Stories (Single Author)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.75 x 8.55 x 0.8 Inches
Book Weight:0.788 Pounds
Author Biography
Makkai, Rebecca (Author)
Rebecca Makkai is an author, based in the Chicago area. She holds as MA from Middlebury College's Bread Loaf School of English and a BA from Washington and Lee University. She was an elementary Montessori teacher for twelve years before becoming a writer. She is on the MFA faculties of Sierra Nevada College and Northwestern University. And she is the Artistic Director of StoryStudio Chicago.

She has had her short fiction published in such anthologies as The Pushcart Prize XLI, The Best American Short Stories, The Best American Nonrequired Reading, New Stories from the Midwest, and Best American Fantasy. She has a short story collection entitled Music for Wartime. She won the 2017 Pushcart prize for short fiction. Her first novel was entitled The Borrower. Her other novels include The Hundred-Year House and The Great Believers. She won the 2019 Andrew Carnegie Medal for fiction with her novel, The Great Believers.

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