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Common Read: Jess Walter   Tags: fiction, jess walter, short stories, we live in water  

This LibGuide is dedicated to Jess Walter and his writing with special emphasis on We Live in Water.
Last Updated: Feb 2, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Dayne Sherman, Professor
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Contact Info for Jess Walter

Jess Walter, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Ruins (2012), is from Spokane, Washington, where he. He has won numerous awards, including the 2005 Edgar Allan Poe Award for Beautiful Ruins and the 2009 Time Magazine's #2 novel of the year for The Financial Lives of the Poets.

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Upcoming Appearance of Jess Walter at Southeastern Louisiana University

Note: The Department of English will welcome Jess Walter to campus on October 19, 2015 (date subject to change). Official events and times will be forthcoming.

Come out and support our visiting author!


Common Read Website associated with Jess Walter

The English Department will set up a helpful website that features Jess Walter and will have information about his upcoming appearance.

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Featured Common Read by Jess Walter

We Live in Water


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