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Valerie Geary



Valerie Geary is the author of Crooked River, her first novel, to be released by William Morrow Books on October 14, 2014 and available to order now. Her short stories have appeared in Weekly RumpusDay One, Menda City Review, Boston Literary Magazine, Foundling Review, the UK publication Litro, and others.

Valerie grew up in Albany, Oregon and spent most of her childhood tromping through the woods, reading in her tree fort, and writing stories that featured heroic raccoons, squirrel detectives, and alien teachers. She majored in English Literature at Vanguard University of Southern California where she worked at a bookstore and as a tutor in the universitys writing center. One bright summer she tripped through the Spanish countryside, taking language classes at the University of Salamanca and falling in love with churros con chocolate.

Genres: Mystery
 
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