Ruth Moose





Ruth Moose


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Albemarle, North Carolina, The United States
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Fiction Writer, Poet, Novelist, Teacher
Ruth Moose writes. For forty years she’s written poems, short stories, book reviews and columns and recently completed her first novel. Originally from Albemarle, North Carolina, she now lives in Pittsboro, North Carolina, where she continues to write and teach since her retirement from the faculty of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Creative Writing Department in 2010.
With an authentic Southern voice, her characters resonate the humor and tragedy of everyday lives.
Ruth Moose’s first novel, Doing it at the Dixie Dew, won the 2013 Minotaur Books/Malice Domestic Best First Traditional Mystery Novel Award, published by St. Martin’s Press/Minotaur Books, May 2014. She was on the Creative Wri
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Average rating: 3.30 · 284 ratings · 61 reviews · 11 distinct works · Similar authors
Doing It at the Dixie Dew: ...

3.26 avg rating — 263 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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The Librarian: And Other Poems

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2009
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Neighbors and Other Strange...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2012
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Dreaming in Color

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1989 — 2 editions
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The Wreath Ribbon Quilt: An...

3.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1989 — 3 editions
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Tea: And Other Assorted Poems

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2011
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Wedding Bell Blues: A Dixie...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2015 — 3 editions
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Twelve Christmas Stories fr...

it was ok 2.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1997
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Potato Eyes, Vol. 17

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Rules and Secrets: Stories

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2007
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