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The 50 most recent Department of English M.F.A. Alumni books. Looking for a particular author, check out the Creative Writing M.F.A. alumni page.

  • Their Divine Fires

    Their Divine Fires, by Wendy Chen, Algonquin Book; (May 7, 2024), 288pp, ISBN-13 : 978-1643755151

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  • The Cemetery of Untold Stories

    The Cemetery of Untold Stories, by Julia Alvarez, Algonquin Books; (April 2, 2024), 227pp, ISBN-13 : 978-1643753843

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  • Last Acts

    Last Acts, by Alexander Sammartino, Scribner; (January 23, 2024), 224pp, ISBN-13 : 9781982196745

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  • Tomb Sweeping: Stories

    Tomb Sweeping: Stories, by Alexandra Chang, Ecco; (August 8, 2023), 256pp, ISBN-13 : 978-0062951847

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  • Elf Dog and Owl Head

    Elf Dog and Owl Head, by M. T. Anderson, Candlewick; (April 11, 2023), 240pp, ISBN-13 : 978-1536222814

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  • Things You May Find Hidden in My Ear: Poems from Gaza

    Things You May Find Hidden in My Ear: Poems from Gaza, by Mosab Abu Toha, City Lights Publishers; (April, 2022), ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0872868601

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  • Lost, Hurt, Or in Transit Beautiful,

    Lost, Hurt, Or in Transit Beautiful, by Rohan Chhetri, Tupelo Press; (October 1,2021), 60pp, ISBN-13 ‏: ‎978-1946482549

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  • Afterlife

    Afterlife, by Julia Alvarez, Algonquin Books; (April 7, 2020), 272pp, ISBN-13 : 978-1643750255

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  • Days of Distraction

    Days of Distraction: A Novel, by Alexandra Chang, Ecco; (February 16, 2021), 320pp, ISBN-13 : 978-0062951793

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  • Pagan Virtues: Poems

    Pagan Virtues: Poems, by Stephen Dunn, W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition (November 19, 2019), 96pp., ISBN-13: 978-1324002314

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  • Wine Reads: A Literary Anthology of Wine Writing

    Wine Reads: A Literary Anthology of Wine Writing, by Jay McInerney, Grove Press; Reprint edition (November 19, 2019), 400pp., ISBN-13: 978-0802147790

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  • To the Wren: Collected & New Poems

    To the Wren: Collected & New Poems, by Jane Mead, Alice James Books (August 6, 2019), 650pp., ISBN-13: 978-1948579018

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  • How We Became Wicked

    How We Became Wicked, by Alexander Yates, Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books (July 23, 2019), 368pp., ISBN-13: 978-1481419840

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  • A Terrible Country

    A Terrible Country, by Keith Gessen, Penguin Books (July 9, 2019), 352pp., ISBN-13: 978-0735221338

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  • Big Giant Floating Head

    Big Giant Floating Head, by Christopher Boucher, Melville House (June 18, 2019), 224pp., ISBN-13: 978-1612197579

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  • Alongside We Travel: Contemporary Poets on Autism

    Alongside We Travel: Contemporary Poets on Autism, edited by Sean Thomas Dougherty, NYQ Books (April 2, 2019), 216pp., ISBN-13: 978-1630450588

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  • The First Echo

    The First Echo, by Shane Seely, LSU Press (February 19, 2019), 90pp., ASIN: B07N12WDWG

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  • Degrees of Fidelity: Essays on Poetry and the Latitudes of the Personal

    Degrees of Fidelity: Essays on Poetry and the Latitudes of the Personal, by Stephen Dunn, Tiger Bark Press (12/8/2018), 180pp., ISBN: 978-1-73290-120-9

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  • All Throats Sound Animal

    All Throats Sound Animal, by Devon Moore, Cider Press Review (October 15, 2018), 88pp., ISBN-13: 978-1930781528

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  • Best American Travel Writing 2018

    Best American Travel Writing 2018, by Cheryl Strayed, Best American Paper (October 2, 2018), 352pp., ISBN-13: 978-1328497697

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  • An Off-White Christmas

    An Off-White Christmas, by Donald G. Evans, Eckhartz Press, 190pp.,

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  • The Assassination of Brangwain Spurge

    The Assassination of Brangwain Spurge, by M.T. Anderson and Eugene Yelchin, Candlewick; Illustrated edition (September 25, 2018), 544pp., ISBN-13: 978-0763698225

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  • Clues from the Animal Kingdom

    Clues from the Animal Kingdom, by Christopher Kennedy, BOA Editions Ltd. (September 25, 2018), 104pp., ISBN-13: 978-1942683643

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  • Babyhead

    Babyhead, by Kevin Keck, M2 Press (September 19, 2018), 239pp., ISBN-13: 978-0692153741

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  • Ghost, like a Place

    Ghost, like a Place, by Ian Haley Pollock, Alice James Books (September 18, 2018), 100pp., ISBN-13: 978-1938584954

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  • Boomer1

    Boomer1, by Daniel Torday, St. Martin's Press (September 18, 2018), 352pp., ISBN-13: 978-1250191793

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  • Apex Predator

    Apex Predator, by M.T. Anderson, Scholastic Inc. (August 28, 2018), 208pp., ISBN-13: 978-1338193251

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  • Indian Rope Trick

    Indian Rope Trick, by Prartho Sereno, Blue Light Press (July 7, 2018), 80pp., ISBN-13: 978-1421838120

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  • Fatal Throne: The Wives of Henry VIII Tell All

    Fatal Throne: The Wives of Henry VIII Tell All, by M.T. Anderson and 6 others, Schwartz & Wade (May 1, 2018), ISBN-13: 978-1524716196416pp.,

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  • Mrs. Fletcher

    Mrs. Fletcher, by Tom Perrotta, Scribner; Reprint edition (May 1, 2018), 320pp., ISBN-13: 978-1501144035

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  • Finding Miracles

    Finding Miracles, by Julia Alvarez, Turtleback Books; Bound for Schools & Libraries ed. edition (April 17, 2018), 304pp., ISBN-13: 978-0606411899

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  • The Second O of Sorrow

    The Second O of Sorrow, by Sean Thomas Dougherty, BOA Editions Ltd. (April 10, 2018), 104pp., ISBN-13: 978-1942683551

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  • Unearthings

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  • Lincoln in the Bardo

    Lincoln in the Bardo, by George Saunders, Random House Trade Paperbacks; Reprint edition (February 6, 2018), 368pp., ISBN-13: 978-0812985405

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  • Ill WIll

    Ill Will, by Dan Chaon, Ballantine Books; Reprint edition (January 9, 2018), 496pp., ISBN-13: 978-0345476050

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  • Ars Herzogica

    Ars Herzogica, by Gina Keicher, Dancing Girl Press (2018)

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  • Dante: Convivio: A Dual-Language Critical Edition

    Dante: Convivio: A Dual-Language Critical Edition, by Dante Alighieri translated by Andrew Frisardi, Cambridge University Press; Bilingual, Critical edition (December 14, 2017), 726pp., ISBN-13: 978-1107139367

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  • I, Parrot: A Graphic Novel

    I, Parrot: A Graphic Novel, by Deb Olin Unferth with illustrations by Elizabeth Haidle, Black Balloon Publishing (November 1, 2017), 160pp., ISBN-13: 978-1936787654

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  • Savage Country

    Savage Country, by Robert Olmstead, Algonquin Books; 1st Edition edition (September 26, 2017), 304pp., ISBN-13: 978-1616204129

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  • Landscape with Invisible Hand

    Landscape with Invisible Hand, by M.T. Anderson, Candlewick; First Edition, First Printing edition (September 12, 2017), 160pp., ISBN-13: 978-0763687892

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  • Sky Country

    Sky Country, by Christine Kitano, BOA Editions Ltd. (September 12, 2017), 104pp., ISBN-13: 978-1942683438

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  • The Burning Girl

    The Burning Girl, by Claire Messud, W. W. Norton & Company; Signed Limited Edition. edition (August 29, 2017), 256pp., ISBN-13: 978-0393635027

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  • The Outer Cape

    The Outer Cape, by Patrick Dacey, Henry Holt and Co. (June 27, 2017), 304pp., ISBN-13: 978-1627794671

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  • Seed

    Seed, by David Eye, Word Works (April 1, 2017), 88pp., ISBN-13: 978-1944585143

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  • Wait Till You See Me Dance

    Wait Till You See Me Dance, by Deb Olin Unferth, Graywolf Press (March 21, 2017), 200pp., ISBN-13: 978-1555977689

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  • Yvain: The Knight of the Lion

    Yvain: The Knight of the Lion, by M.T. Anderson, Candlewick (March 14, 2017), 144pp., ISBN-13: 978-0763659394

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  • Me, All Alone, at the End of the World

    Elf Dog and Owl Head, by M. T. Anderson, Candlewick; (April 11, 2023), 240pp, ISBN-13 : 978-1536222814

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  • Azimuth of God: Meditations on Absence & Presence

    Azimuth of God: Meditations on Absence & Presence, by Elizabeth Ayres, Veriditas Books (March 8, 2017), 88 pp., ISBN-13: 978-0990425847

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  • No Other World

    No Other World, by Rahul Mehta, Harper; First Edition edition (February 28, 2017), 304pp., ISBN-13: 978-0062020468

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  • Whereas: Poems

    Whereas: Poems, by Stephen Dunn, W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition (February 21, 2017), 80pp., ISBN-13: 978-0393254679

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