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Martha Conway is the author of THIEVING FOREST, which won the North American Book Award for Best Historical Fiction, and 12 BLISS STREET, which was nominated for an Edgar Award. Her short fiction has appeared in The Iowa Review, The Carolina Quarterly, The Massachusetts Review, Folio, Epoch, and other journals. She has taught creative writing at UC Berkeley Extension and the Online Writer's Studio at Stanford University. Born and raised in northern Ohio, Martha is one of seven sisters. She now makes her home in San Francisco.

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Thieving Forest
by Martha Conway
Winner of the North American Book Award for Best Historical Fiction"An elegiac, hopeful historical novel... hypnotic." -Kirkus Reviews "An extraordinary new historical novel." -Akron Beacon JournalOn a humid day in June 1806, on the edge of Ohio's Great Black Swamp, seventeen-year-old Susanna Quiner watches from behind a maple tree as a...
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12 Bliss Street: A Novel
by Martha Conway
Nicola is having a really bad day. She's tired of her job, her boss, and even her San Francisco apartment, which she's just heard she's being evicted from anyway. Her life's only excitement is fueled by fantasy – about the expensive lingerie she wears under her business suits, about a man she sees at lunch every day, a darkly handsome...
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Sugarland: A Jazz Age Mystery
by Martha Conway
Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016CHICAGO, 1921: When talented young musician Eve Riser is caught in a drive-by shooting that kills the bootlegger standing next to her, she forms an unlikely friendship with the bootlegger’s sister. Eve is looking for her missing stepsister, a popular night club singer, and Lena wants to solve the...
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The Underground River: A Novel
by Martha Conway
Set aboard a nineteenth century riverboat theater, this New York Times Notable book is the “captivating, thoughtful, and unforgettable” (Kathleen Grissom, author of The Kitchen House) story of a charmingly frank and naive seamstress who is blackmailed into saving runaways on the Underground Railroad, jeopardizing her freedom, her...
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