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Nic Brown is the author of the novels In Every Way, Doubles, and the story collection Floodmarkers, which was selected as an Editor's Choice by The New York Times Book Review. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, the Harvard Review, Glimmer Train, and Epoch, among many other publications. A graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop and Columbia University, he was the 2012-13 John and Renee Grisham Writer in Residence at the University of Mississippi. He is currently an assistant professor of English at Clemson University.

Average rating: 3.4 · 361 ratings · 63 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
In Every Way

3.32 avg rating — 165 ratings — published 2015 — 4 editions
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Floodmarkers

3.46 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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Doubles

3.48 avg rating — 85 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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In Every Way by Nic     Brown
"a movie in the works? In Every Way YES

Wonderful story. The plot moved quickly, but with ample time to develop the characters. I loved the honesty of Maria's feelings. I had anticipated a sad story, but felt uplifted when it was over." Read more of this review »
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"In this novel, Maria is pregnant and decides to give up her baby for adoption. She's not ready to take care of a baby and wants to give her child a good home. Her mother is dying of cancer, and her boyfriend is a bit of a jerk. Maria picks a coupl..." Read more of this review »
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Further Interpretations of Real-Life Events by Kevin Moffett
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" Excellent. In the meantime, I'm going to read The Last Samuri on your rec alone. "
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“In this moment, Maria uncodes how parents carry on through defect, deformity, and sickness. It doesn’t matter what sex this child is, she thinks, or how it is, or why it is. It only matters that it is. ANNE”
Nic Brown, In Every Way

“Maria has had to admit she desires only the moments of parental ease removed from the stretches of labor between. And those stretches, Maria thinks, are the miles where people become parents.”
Nic Brown, In Every Way

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