ABOUT KRISTEN-PAIGE MADONIA
Kristen-Paige Madonia is the author of the young adult novles INVISIBLE FAULT LINES and FINGERPRINTS OF YOU, both published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. She was the 2012 D. H. Lawrence Fellow, and her short fiction has appeared in such publications as the Greensboro Review, Five Chapters, New Orleans Review, and American Fiction. She has received awards or fellowships from the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival, the Key West Literary Seminar, Hambidge Center, Vermont Studio Center, Juniper Summer Writing Institute, Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Hedgebrook Writers’ Retreat, Millay Colony for the Arts, and the Studios of Key West. She holds an MFA from California State University, Long Beach and teaches creative writing at James Madison University, Goochland County High School, the Key West Literary Seminar, and the University of Nebraska Omaha low-residency MFA program.