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Melissa Scholes Young

Melissa Scholes Young is the author of the novel "The Hive and Flood," and editor of "Grace in Darkness" and "Furious Gravity," two anthologies of new writing by D.C. women writers. She is a contributing editor at Fiction Writers Review, and her work has appeared in The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Poets & Writers, Ploughshares, Literary Hub and elsewhere. She has been the recipient of the Bread Loaf Bakeless Camargo Foundation Residency Fellowship and the Center for Mark Twain Studies’ Quarry Farm Fellowship. She is currently an associate professor in literature at American University.

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The Hive
Fiction / Literature
Turner Publishing Company
June 2021
ISBN 9781684426430
Kindle Edition, 320 pages

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