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Individual Author Record

General Information


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Genre: C:ADULT Fiction



Illinois Connection

Bump grew up in South Shore, Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gabriel Bump's nonfiction and fiction have appeared in Slam magazine, the Huffington Post, Springhouse Journal, and other publications. He was awarded the 2016 Deborah Slosberg Memorial Award for Fiction. He received his MFA in fiction from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He lives in Buffalo, New York.

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Titles At Your Library


-- """Everywhere You Don't Belong"""

-- *Starred Review, Library Journal, 2020