SOLD Rebecca Makkai

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SOLD Rebecca Makkai



11:00 a.m. EST -- Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Rebecca Makkai’s second novel, The Hundred-Year House (2014) was called “stunning: ambitious, readable, and intriguing” by Library Journal. Her first novel, 2011’s The Borrower, has appeared in nine translations and was chosen as a Booklist Top Ten Debut. Her short fiction was featured in The Best American Short Stories anthology in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011, and appears regularly in publications such as Harper’s, Tin House and Ploughshares, and on public radio’s This American Life and Selected Shorts; her story collection, Music for Wartime, will appear in July, 2015. The recipient of a 2014 NEA Fellowship, Rebecca teaches at Lake Forest College, Sierra Nevada College, and StoryStudio Chicago. Her website is

Timing: Before June 1, 2015

Price: $400

Length/Type Manuscript: Single Prose Piece 40 pp max

Form of Response: I will respond electronically, with extensive comments in the margins (in Review, for a Word doc), plus a one-page letter discussing the story on a larger scale. I'd also be available for one round of questions (over email) about my comments.

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