Jessica Anthony


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Anthony’s short stories can be found in Best New American Voices, Best American Nonrequired Reading, New American Writing and elsewhere. She has received fellowships from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, the MacDowell Colony, the Millay Colony, the Ucross Foundation, and the Maine Arts Commission. Her books have been published in a dozen countries and reviewed in The Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe and The San Francisco Chronicle. She will be serving as one of four Bridge Guard artists in Sturovo, Slovakia in 2015.

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Chopsticks

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3.74 avg rating — 22,096 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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The Convalescent

3.69 avg rating — 771 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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Enter the Aardvark

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“Love is wild and when it is cut returns again, stronger whether you want it to or not.”
Jessica Anthony, Chopsticks

“My grandfather said white people can't exist without speaking. He said they're all just imitations of each other, so it's like they have to speak to distinguish themselves.”
Jessica Anthony, The Convalescent

“Which is fine.”
Jessica Anthony, The Convalescent

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