Alison Hammer – Debut Novelist

Alison Hammer – Debut Novelist

from author’s website Alison Hammer has been spinning words to tell stories since she learned how to talk. A graduate of the University of Florida and the Creative Circus in Atlanta, she lived in 9 cities before settling down in Chicago. During the day, Alison...
Isla Morley  – Award Winning Author

Isla Morley – Award Winning Author

from author’s website Isla Morley grew up in South Africa during apartheid, the child of a British father and fourth-generation South African mother.  During the country’s State of Emergency, she graduated from Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth with a...
Katherine Forbes Riley – Debut Novelist

Katherine Forbes Riley – Debut Novelist

from author’s website Katherine Forbes Riley is an award-winning writer and computational linguist in Vermont. She is represented by Pamela Malpas of the Jennifer Lyons Literary Agency in New York City. Her debut novel, THE BOBCAT, released by Arcade/Skyhorse in...
Marisel Vera –  Award Winning Author

Marisel Vera – Award Winning Author

from author’s website Marisel Vera is a Chicago writer based in Pittsburgh, PA. Through her work, Vera explores the particular burdens that Puerto Ricans, on the island and in the diaspora, carry as colonial subjects of the most powerful country in the world....