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Literary Mama–The Book

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Literary Mama: Reading for the Maternally Inclined is now available for preorder from Amazon! The book will be out in January 2006 from Seal Press, it includes our editors' best picks of the fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction from their departments.

Well, that takes care of holiday shopping for me.


Amy Hudock, Ph.D., is a writer, professor, and editor who lives in South Carolina with her family. She is the co-editor of the books Literary Mama: Reading for the Maternally Inclined and American Women Prose Writers, 1820-1870. Her work has been anthologized in the Chicken Soup for the Soul and Cup of Comfort series, as well as in Torn: True Stories of Modern Motherhood, Ask Me About My Divorce, Mama, PhD, and Single State of the Union. She is a co-founder of Literary Mama. Her work has also appeared (or is scheduled to appear) in Skirt!, Equus, The Post and Courier, ePregnancy, and Pregnancy and Baby. She teaches creative writing at Trident Technical College. You can read more about her at her website.


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Oh, bravo! Congratulations on the book -- what a great thing for us all!
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