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Alissa Nutting

Alissa Nuttings debut novel, Tampa, will be published by Ecco/HarperCollins in 2013. She is author of the short story collection Unclean Jobs for Women and Girls (Starcherone/Dzanc 2010), which won the Starcherone Prize for Innovative Fiction judged by Ben Marcus.

Her fiction has or will appear in publications such as The Norton Introduction to Literature, Tin House, Bomb, and Conduit; her essays have appeared in Fence, the New York Times, O: The Oprah Magazine, and other venues. An assistant professor of creative writing and English literature at John Carroll University, she lives in Ohio with her husband, her daughter, and two spoiled tiny dogs.

Genres: General Fiction
   Tampa (2013)
   Made for Love (2017)
Alissa Nutting recommends
Whalefall (2023)
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"A masterpiece. I haven't felt so alive reading a book in a long, long time."
Invitation to a Bonfire (2018)
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The Pisces (2018)
Melissa Broder
"A peerless combination of heartbreak and horniness, this novel's journey through the surreal throes of desire is a trip you'll want to take again and again."

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