Lynne Hugo

Fiction Writer, Poet

Oxford, OH 45056-0454
(513) 523-4774

Author's Bio

I have published five novels, one work of creative non-fiction, two books of poetry, and one children's book. Connecting with others the the power of words is magical, and I especially experienced this working as An Artist in Residence for the Ohio Arts Council.

Publications & Prizes


Journals: , ,
The Quarterly


Graceland (Harlequin/NEXT, 2006)
The Unspoken Years (Harlequin/NEXT, 2006)
Jessica's Two Families (New Horizons Press, 2005)
Where the Trail Grows Faint (University of Nebraska Press, 2005)
Baby's Breath (Synergistic Press, 2000)
Swimming Lessons (Morrow, 1998)
A Progress of Miracles (San Diego Poets Press, 1993)
The Time Change (Ampersand Press, 1992)
Prizes won: 

National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, Ohio Individual Excellence Fellowships, Kentucky Foundation for Women Fellowship, and the Riverteeth Literary Nonfiction Book Prize for 2004.

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Freedom by Jonathan Franzen, Tinkers by Paul Harding, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot, Big Rock Candy Mountain by Wallace Stegner

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New Canaan, CT
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Last update: Jun 09, 2011