2023-2024 is our seventh fellowship year! Recent and upcoming publishing highlights include:

Year Two alumni Caitlin Mullen's Please See Us was selected as one of the New York Times’ top ten crime novels for the year and winner of the 2021 Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best First Novel. Several BookEnds fellows' novels have been published in 2022: Alison Fairbrother's The Catch (Random House), a New York Times Editors' Choice; Sue Mell's contest-winning Provenance (Madville), Coco Picard's contest-winning The Healing Circle (Red Hen). In 2023, Daisy Alpert Florin's My Last Innocent Year (Holt) was the subject of the New York Times Group Text as well as a a New York Times Editors' Choicem while Vanessa Cuti’s The Tip Line (Crooked Lane) was a new York Public Library Summer 2023 Staff Pick. Forthcoming BookEnds novels include Nora Decter's What's Not Mine (ECW Press, April 2024), Joselyn Takacs’ Pearce Oysters (Zibby Owens, 2024), and Giano Cromley's American Mythology (Anchor, 2025).  We look forward to sharing more such news in the near future!