Steve Almond

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Steve Almond is the author of eleven books of fiction and non-fiction including the New York Times bestsellers Candyfreak and Against Football and, most recently, William Stoner and the Battle for the Inner Life. His short fiction has appeared in numerous anthologies, including the Best American Short Stories, the Pushcart Prize, the Best American Mysteries, and Best American Erotica. His essays have appeared in the New York Times Magazine and elsewhere. Almond teaches at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism and Wesleyan University, and lives outside Boston with his wife, three children, and considerable anxiety. Steve, who is "well into his fifties," as he puts it, just sold his debut novel, All the Secrets of the World, which will publish next spring.

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Steve Almond's Published Work

  • Bad Stories: What the Hell Just Happened to Our Country

    Bad Stories: What the Hell Just Happened to Our Country

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  • Against Football

    Against Football: One Fan's Reluctant Manifesto

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  • God Bless America

    God Bless America: Stories

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  • Rock and Roll Will Save Your Life

    Rock and Roll Will Save Your Life: A Book by and for the Fanatics Among Us

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  • Not That You Asked

    Not That You Asked: Rants, Exploits, and Obsessions

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