Benjamin Percy, Fiction

Benjamin Percy is the author of three novels, The Dead Lands (forthcoming from Grand Central/Hachette in 2015), Red Moon, and The Wilding, as well as two books of short stories, Refresh, Refresh and The Language of Elk. His fiction and nonfiction have been published in Esquire (where he is a contributing editor), GQ, Time, Men's Journal, OutsideThe Wall Street Journal, Tin House, McSweeney's, Glimmer Train, Ploughshares and The Paris Review. His honors include a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Whiting Writer's Award, the Plimpton Prize, two Pushcart Prizes and inclusion in Best American Short Stories and Best American Comics. He is adapting his novel Red Moon into a series for FOX with Oscar-winner Akiva Goldsman (A Beautiful Mind). And in 2015, Graywolf Press will publish a collection of his craft essays (many of them given as lectures at the Pacific residencies) called Thrill Me. To learn more about him, visit his webpage.

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