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Gillian French


Gillian French is the author of Grit (HarperTeen, May 2017) and The Door to January (forthcoming from Islandport Press, September 2017).
Her short fiction has appeared in Odd Tree Press Quarterly #1, EMP Publishing's anthology Creepy Campfire Stories (for Grownups), Sanitarium Magazine, and The Realm Beyond. She has won several competitions such as a second place win in the Genre Short Story category of the 2013 Annual Writer's Digest Writing Competition and third prize in the 2012 Zoetrope: All-Story Fiction Contest.

Gillian holds a BA in English from the University of Maine and lives in Bucksport, Maine with her husband and son.

Works by Gillian French

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  • grit
  • grit