To celebrate, we're running our first author bio today. Expect many more announcements in the days to come!
Jim Nichols won the 2016 Maine Writers and Publisher's Book Award for Closer All The Time. His novel Hull Creek was a finalist for the same award in 2012, and also won a silver medal IPPY. His short fiction took the Kurt Johnson Memorial Award in 2014, and in 2000 the Willamette Fiction Prize. He has published three books of fiction and stories in numerous magazines, including Esquire, Narrative, Change 7, december, Zoetrope ASE and Downeast. He is a lifelong Mainer who lives on the St. George River in Warren, with his wife Anne.