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Elizabeth Nunez

ELIZABETH NUNEZ is the award-winning author of nine novels—including Boundaries, Anna In-Between, Even in Paradise, Grace, Discretion, and Prospero’s Daughter—and a memoir, Not for Everyday Use. Both Boundaries and Anna In-Between were New York Times Editors’ Choices. Anna In-Between won the 2010 PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles Award and was long-listed for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. Nunez also received the American Book Award for Bruised Hibiscus, the 2011 Writers for Writers Award from Poets & Writers and Barnes & Noble, and a NALIS Lifetime Literary Award from the Trinidad & Tobago National Library. She is a Distinguished Professor at Hunter College, CUNY, where she teaches fiction writing. She divides her time between Amityville and Brooklyn, New York. Kirkus Reviews called her latest novel, Even in Paradise, “a dazzling, epic triumph.”

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Forthcoming: 10/18/16

Elizabeth Nunez’s reissued fourth novel is a haunting, mesmerizing exploration into the often destructive price of passion.



Forthcoming: 10/18/16

The reissue of Elizabeth Nunez’s moving exploration into trust, family, redemption, and love.

Prospero’s Daughter


Forthcoming: 10/18/16

The reissue of Elizabeth Nunez’s captivating novel Prospero’s Daughter, a brilliantly conceived retelling of Shakespeare’s The Tempest.

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