Hal Schrieve

Longlist, 2019 National Book Awards

Hal Schrieve grew up in Olympia, Washington. Xie has worked as an after-school group leader, a summer camp counselor, a flower seller, a tutor, a grocer, and a babysitter. Hir current ambition is to become a librarian.
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Out of Salem

ISBN 9781609809010 Triangle Square, Seven Stories Press /

Rarely has a first-time author created characters of such immediacy and power as Z, Aysel, Tommy (suspected fey) and Elaine (also a werewolf), or a world that parallels our own so clearly and disturbingly. Rarely has a first-time author created characters of such immediacy and power or a world that parallels our own so clearly and disturbingly. More about this book >

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Hal Schrieve

Hal Schrieve grew up in Olympia, Washington. Xie has worked as an after-school group leader, a summer camp counselor, a flower seller, a tutor, a grocer, and a babysitter. Hir current ambition is to become a librarian. Xie has a BA in history with a minor in English from the University of Washington and studies library science at Queens College, New York. Xie lives in Brooklyn, New York, and hir poetry has appeared in Vetch magazine. This is hir first novel.

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