Laura Newman Books & Biography
Laura Newman lives in Reno, Nevada. Laura founded the “Heroin Committee”, a group that produces and runs commercials to educate parents about the drugs their kids are most likely to be exposed to. One story in this new collection, Swisher Sweets, was a finalist in LitMag’s Virginia Woolf Award for Short Fiction. She is an Addy Award and American Marketing Assoc. winner for her production of PSAs combating heroin and other substance abuse issues.