Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Aryn Kyle  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Born: 1978 in Peoria, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

She was born in Peoria, Illinois, raised in Colorado and now resides in New York.

Biographical and Professional Information

Kyle's writing has appeared in many publications including: ''The Atlantic Monthly'', ''Ploughshares'', ''The Georgia Review'', ''Best New American Voices 2005'' and ''Best American Short Stories 2007''.

Selected Titles At Your Library

The god of animals :
ISBN: 1416533257. OCLC Number:

Scribner,. New York :. 2008.

Based on the author's National Magazine Award for Fiction-winning short story titled "The Foaling Season," the tale of rancher's daughter Alice Winston finds her helping to support the family business by boarding the horses of rich neighbors and leaving behind the innocence of her youth.

Boys and girls like you and me :
ISBN: 1416594817. OCLC Number:

Scribner,. New York :. 2010.

Stories about the lives of girls and women.


Rona Jaffe Award National Magazine Award in fiction

Speaking Engagements

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