July 27th, 2016
Home | Log in! or Register

On Top Shelf
WICKED BURNWICKED BURN
Fresh Fiction
Fresh Pick
Todays_Pick
THE GIRL FROM SAVOY

Reviewer Application

Schedule Call


Romance and Suspense for your July reads!

Slideshow image


Since your web browser does not support JavaScript, here is a non-JavaScript version of the image slideshow:

slideshow image
What happens when danger lurks in unexpected places, faith is broken, and Madalene must rely on Jean Marc to stay alive?


slideshow image
Will the music—and the pull of true love and family—put their hearts back in harmony?


slideshow image
She's a gorgeous distraction he can't afford... or ignore.


slideshow image
She's his everything....


slideshow image
Love is an act of bravery


slideshow image
Marrying the shy princess…


Joy Castro


Born in Miami, Joy Castro is the author of The Truth Book: A Memoir (University of Nebraska), the literary thriller Hell or High Water (St. Martin’s), and the essay collection Island of Bones (University of Nebraska). Her work has appeared in anthologies and in journals including Seneca Review, Fourth Genre, North American Review, Brevity, Afro-Hispanic Review, and The New York Times Magazine.

She teaches creative writing, literature, and Latino studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where she also serves as the associate director of the Institute for Ethnic Studies. She was a founding faculty member of the Solstice Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing Program at Pine Manor College in Boston, where she taught for three years, and has led classes and workshops at the Macondo Writers’ Workshop, the Nebraska Summer Writers Conference, and the University of Iowa MFA in Nonfiction Program.

Her novel Nearer Home, a sequel to Hell or High Water, is forthcoming in 2013 (St. Martin’s), as is a collection she edited, Family Trouble: Memoirists on the Hazards and Rewards of Revealing Family (University of Nebraska), which includes essays from twenty-five well known memoirists such as Robin Hemley, Sue William Silverman, Judith Ortiz Cofer, and Dinty W. Moore.

She lives with her husband in Lincoln.

 

Series

Nola Céspedes

Books:

Nearer Home, July 2013
Nola Cespedes #2
Hardcover
Hell Or High Water, July 2012
Nola Cespedes #1
Hardcover

 

Barnes & Noble

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

© 2003-2016 off-the-edge.net
all rights reserved

Google+ Google+