yannick murphy
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“The Call is the only book I’ve read by Yannick Murphy, but it has made me a fan ... It was a total unexpected pleasure.”
– Librarian Nancy Pearl discussing The Call in her webinar Nancy Pearl Presents: Books that Make Great Gifts

Yannick Murphy is the author of the novels, THE CALL, SIGNED, MATA HARI, HERE THEY COME, and THE SEA OF TREES. Her story collections include STORIES IN ANOTHER LANGUAGE and IN A BEAR’S EYE. Her children’s books include THE COLD WATER WITCH, BABY POLAR, and AHWOOOOOOOO!. She is the recipient of various awards including a Pushcart Prize, a Laurence L. and Thomas Winship/PEN New England Award, a Whiting Writer’s Award, a National Endowment for the Arts award, and a Chesterfield Screenwriting award. Her story IN A BEAR’S EYE was published in the 2007 O. Henry Prize Stories.

Readings & Book Signings

7:00 pm
Friday, August 29, 2014
Northshire Bookstore - Reading
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT


7:00 pm
Saturday, August 30th, 2014
Northshire Bookstore (N.Y. State) - Reading
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866


7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Bear Pond Books – discussion with Chris Bohjalian and Jennifer McMahon
77 Main Street
Montpelier, VT 05602


7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Newtonville Books - Reading
10 Langley Road
Newton, MA 02459