Laury A. Egan
Laury A. Egan is the author of "The Outcast Oracle," listed as a Kirkus Reviews "Best Book of 2013;" the collection, "Fog and Other Stories;" two psychological suspenses, "Jenny Kidd" and "A Bittersweet Tale;" a comedy, "Fabulous! An Opera Buffa;" a romance/mystery, "The Ungodly Hour;" and a literary novel, "The Swimmer." Her poetry volumes have been issued in limited edition: "Snow, Shadow, a Stranger;" "Beneath the Lion's Paw;" "The Sea & Beyond;" and "Presence & Absence." For many years, she worked as an administrator and senior designer at Princeton University Press and also freelanced for 20 publishers. Her short stories have been published in over 35 literary journals and anthologies.
Awards and Recognition
- Two Pushcart nominations and nominations for Best of the Web and Best of the Net, finalist in the Glass Woman Story Prize, three Story-of-the-Week publications by Short Story America, an ALA Stonewall nomination (book), and a UK Saboteur Award nomination (book).