About

Laury A. Egan is the author of "Once, Upon an Island," two YA novels, "The Outcast Oracle," listed as a Kirkus Reviews "Best Book of 2013" and "Turnabout;" the collection, "Fog and Other Stories;" three psychological suspenses, "Doublecrossed,""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 85 literary journals and anthologies.

Other Works

  • Doublecrossed

    2022
  • Wave in D Minor

    2022
  • Turnabout

    2021
  • The Swimmer

    2021
  • The Ungodly Hour

    2020
  • A Bittersweet Tale

    2019
  • Presence & Absence (poetry)

    2018
  • Fabulous! An Opera Buffa

    2018
  • The Outcast Oracle

    2013
  • The Sea & Beyond (poetry)

    2013
  • Jenny Kidd

    2012
  • Fog and Other Stories

    2012
  • Beneath the Lion's Paw (poetry)

    2011
  • Snow, Shadows, a Stranger (poetry)

    2009

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).