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Nicole Mazzarella

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Mazzarella teaches creative writing at Wheaton College in Illinios and currently lives in La Grange Park, Illinois.

Biography: Mazarella writes about rural Midwestern life. She has taught creative writing at Old Dominion University currently teaches at Wheaton College.

  • -- Peace Like a River, ''Paraclete Press Fiction Award of 2004''
  • -- Christy Award, 2005
  • -- CT Best Fiction Book of 2005

Nicole Mazzarella on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

This heavy silence :
ISBN: 1557254257 OCLC: 60664348

Paraclete Press, Brewster, Mass. : ©2005.

Dottie Connell struggles to face the past she has worked fifteen years to forget when she becomes the caregiver of her childhood friend's daughter.