Lynda Rutledge

Fiction Writer

Austin, TX
Texas US

Author's Bio

Lynda Rutledge has made a living with her pen as a professional writer and freelance journalist while winning awards for her creative writing. An Authors Guild member, she has an M.A. in American Literature, an MFA in creative writing and has taught and read at conferences both nationally and internationally.

Literary agent: 
Jane Dystel of Dystel, Goderich & Bourret

Publications & Prizes

West with Giraffes (Lake Union Publishing, 2021)
Faith Bass Darling's Last Garage Sale (Penguin/Putnam, 2012)
Prizes won: 

--2013 Best Novel Award, Writers League of Texas -2012 Lariat List, Texas Library Associations --Illinois Arts Council Prose Fellowship Finalist Award --Associate Artist-in-residence, Atlantic Center for the Arts --Squaw Valley Community of Writers' Screenwriters scholarship --Ragdale Foundation fellowship

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Last update: Apr 14, 2021