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Pages For Her - A Novel - cover

Pages For Her - A Novel

Sylvia Brownrigg

Publisher: Counterpoint

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> Brownrigg’s fiction has been on The New York Times notable fiction lists and Los Angeles Times books of the year.>She received the Lambda Award for Pages for You in 2002, the Northern California Book Award for The Delivery Room in 2009, and the Sunday Times Short Story longlist for ‘Jocasta’ (2010)> Brownrigg’s reviews and literary criticism have been widely published in publications such as the New York Times Book Review, the Guardian (UK), the Times Literary Supplement, the Village Voice, the LA Times, the SF Chronicle, and more>Brownrigg is married to Sedge Thomson, creator and host of the National Public Radio program, West Coast Live.

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