About the Author:
Bren McClain’s critically acclaimed debut novel, One Good Mama Bone, won the 2017 Willie Morris Award for Southern Fiction and the 2018 Patricia Winn Award for Southern Literature. It was also named Pulpwood Queen 2017 Book of the Year, a 2017 Great Group Reads by the Women’s National Book Association, a Southeastern Independent Booksellers Association (SIBA) Okra pick, longlisted for SIBA’s Southern Book Prize and a finalist for the 2018 Crook’s Corner Prize.
The novel can also claim international in its credits with its publication in France. It was retitled as Mama Red and selected for the Maya Award (France’s Animal Literary Award).
Bren is a contributing essayist in Our Prince of Scribes: Writers Remember at Conroy which remembers New York Times best-selling writer Pat Conroy. Bren is now working on her next novel, which has already received acclaim, the gold medal for the William Faulkner Novel-in-Progress.
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