Meet Author Caitlin Horrocks at Nicola's Books
This is Not Your City, a recently released collection of eleven short stories by Caitlin Horrocks, has been referred to as "smart, entertaining, and emotionally mesmerizing" by fellow author Melissa Pritchard. Ms. Horrocks will be speaking and signing books at Nicola's Books in Ann Arbor on Friday, November 11, at 7:00pm.
Her stories and essays appear in The Best American Short Stories 2011, The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories 2009, The Pushcart Prize XXXV, The Paris Review, Tin House, One Story and elsewhere. Her work has won awards including the Plimpton Prize, a Bread Loaf Writers Conference Fellowship, and scholarships from the Sewanee Writers' Conference and the Norman Mailer Writers Colony.
Caitlin is currently an assistant professor of writing at Grand Valley State University. The Ann Arbor District Library can also chime in to praise her accomplishments as Ms. Horrocks has submitted stories to the annual Teen Short Story Contest and won 1st Place back in 1997.