Laurel Snyder

c/o Tina Wexler ICM 730 5th AveNew York, NY 10019
Phone: 
6783627497
Website: 
laurelsnyder.com

Author's Bio

Publications and Prizes

Book

The Longest Night
(Random House,
2015)
Bigger than a Bread Box
(Random House,
2012)
Half/Life
(Soft Skull Press,
2006)
Penny Dreadful
(Random House,
2011)
ANy Which Wall
(Random House,
2009)
Up and Down the Scratchy Mountains
(Random House,
2008)
The Myth of the Simple Machines
(No Tell Books,
2007)

Chapbook

Daphne & Jim: A choose-your-own-adventure biography in verse
(Burnside Review Press,
2006)

More Information

Listed as:
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jewish
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Baltimore, MD
Raised in: 
Baltimore, MD

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Listing last updated: February 19, 2013.

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