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Laird Hunt


Laird Hunt is the author of seven novels, a collection of stories and two book-length translations from the French. "Kind One" was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction and won the Anisfield-Wolf Award for Fiction, and "Neverhome" won the Grand Prix de Littérature Américaine and The Bridge Prize and was shortlisted for the Prix Femina Étranger. "The Evening Road," was a Financial Times of London Best Book of 2017 and "In the House in the Dark of the Woods" was released in 2018. "Zorrie" is his most recent book. His reviews and essays have been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Daily Beast, The Guardian, The Irish Times and The Los Angeles Times, and his fiction has appeared in many literary journals here and abroad. A former United Nations press officer, he currently teaches in the creative writing doctoral program at the University of Denver.


Book:
Zorrie
National Book Award Winners
Bloomsbury USA
February 2021
ISBN 9781635575361
176 pages

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