Martha Conway

About me

My first novel 12 Bliss Street (St. Martin’s Minotaur) was nominated for an Edgar Award, and my short fiction has appeared in The Iowa Review, The Mississippi Review, Folio, Carolina Quarterly, and other publications. I graduated from Vassar College and received my master’s degree in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University. I am the recipient of a California Arts Council fellowship, and have reviewed fiction for the San Francisco Chronicle, The San Francisco Review of Books, and The Iowa Review. I am an instructor for the Online Writers’ Studio at Stanford University.

From my website

Thieving Forest Anniversary Giveaway

TODAY IS THE ONE-YEAR anniversary of the book launch for my novel, Thieving Forest. Although I can’t remember when I began, exactly, to think about this novel — when I started outlining the plot, or even before that, when several ideas suddenly converged into something that might, one day, resemble a…

Love Among Rivals

Euphoria by Lily King My rating: 5 of 5 stars I’m including this review I wrote for Goodreads here because really this is one of the best books I’ve read all year. In some ways reminiscent of Ann Patchett’s State of Wonder, Euphoria goes beyond that book in scope, cultural…

Goodreads Giveaway this Weekend!

In celebration of the upcoming one-year anniversary of THIEVING FOREST, I’m giving away three copies on Goodreads. Hope you win! Goodreads Book Giveaway Thieving Forest by Martha Conway Giveaway ends July 28, 2015. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway

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