Short Stories—Magazines

Short Stories—Anthologies

  • “How to Find Love” Mother Knows: 24 Tales of Motherhood New York: Simon & Schuster
  • “How to Tell A Story” Zoetrope II New York: Harcourt
  • “How to Tell A Story” New Stories from the South: The Year’s Best
  • “My Mother’s First Lover” Best New American Voices
  • “World History” American Fiction, 9th Edition
  • “Alibi” Who Done It? New York: Simon & Schuster

Prizes & Honors

  • Lila Wallace Fellowship, The MacDowell Colony
  • Teddy Book Award for Best Novel for Cures for Heartbreak
  • Booklist Best Books of 2007 for Cures for Heartbreak
  • Kirkus Best Books of 2007 for Cures for Heartbreak
  • Association of Jewish Libraries Notable Book for Cures for Heartbreak
  • Booksense Pick for Cures for Heartbreak
  • ALA Quick Pick for Missing Persons
  • Association of Jewish Libraries Sydney Taylor Honor for Missing Persons
  • Grand Prize, Zoetrope Fiction Contest for “How to Tell A Story”
  • First prize, The Atlantic Monthly Fiction Contest for “My Mother’s First Lover”
  • First prize, American Fiction for “World History”
  • Third Prize, Glimmer Train Stories Short Story Award for New Writers
  • PEN/Syndicated Fiction Project Award for “Shanah Tovah”