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A Conversation with author Melanie Finn

August 25, 2020

This Episode

Join us for a live virtual conversation with acclaimed author Melanie Finn, about her forthcoming novel, The Hare (Two Dollar Radio, January 2021)! The conversation will be moderated by Two Dollar Radio Editorial Director, Eric Obenauf. There will be a Q&A with the audience following their discussion.

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Norwich Bookstore (Norwich, VT) is exclusively offering signed copies! To pre-order The Hare, signed by author Melanie Finn, please visit Norwich Bookstore's website here:

Melanie Finn's books have been named one of the New York Times Notable Books of 2016, finalist for The Orange Prize (now Women's Prize for Fiction), the Guardian's "Not the Booker," and the Vermont Book Award. Her forthcoming novel, The Hare (January 2021), is an astounding new literary thriller from a writer at the height of her storytelling prowess.

"With The Hare, Melanie Finn has written a powerful story of female perseverance, strength, and resilience. This book has rare qualities: beautiful writing while being absolutely unputdownable, and I will be pressing it into the hands of every reader I know."
—Claire Fuller, author of Bitter OrangeOur Endless Numbered Days, and Swimming Lessons

Melanie Finn
, author of Away From You (2004), The Gloaming (2016), The Underneath (2018), and The Hare (2021), was born and raised in Kenya and the US. The Gloaming was a New York Times Notable Book of 2016, a finalist for the Vermont Book Award and The Guardian’s “Not the Booker” Prize. The writer and producer of the DisneyNature wildlife epic Crimson Wing: Mystery of the Flamingos, she is also the co-founder and director of the Tanzanian-based charity Natron Healthcare. She and her family live on a remote hill in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont.

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