Alumni Books

Forthcoming and Recent Books

This page list books by our MFA and BA alumni that either are forthcoming or were published in the last 700 days. Use the search boxes below to find older publications or to look up one of our alumni by name. We list alumni with five or more known books (in print or forthcoming) on our Five-Book Alumni page. Our current total count of known books by program alumni is 380.

Forthcoming Books

Alumni Title Press
Rufi Thorpe
(MFA-Fiction 2009)
The Knockout Queen
Fiction
Knopf
2020-09-15
Ron Riekki
(MFA-Fiction 2002)
I Have Been Warned Not to Write about This: Poetry
Poetry
Main Street Rag
2020-09-15
Maria Adelmann
(MFA-Fiction 2012)
Girls of a Certain Age
Fiction
Little, Brown
2020-06-15
Anna Beecher
(MFA-Fiction)
Here Comes the Miracle
Fiction
Weidenfeld & Nicholson
2020-06-15
Maria Adelmann
(MFA-Fiction 2012)
Aftermath
Fiction
Little, Brown
2020-04-15
Safiya Sinclair
(MFA-Poetry 2014)
How to Say Babylon: A Jamaican Memoir
Nonfiction
Simon & Schuster
2020-04-15
Emily Temple
(MFA-Fiction 2016)
The Lightness
Fiction
William Morrow
2020-04-15
Emma Eisenberg
(MFA-Fiction 2015)
The Third Rainbow Girl
Nonfiction
Hachette Book Group
2020-01-21
Ron Riekki
(MFA-Fiction 2002)
My Ancestors are Reindeer Herders and I Am Melting in Extinction
Nonfiction
Apprentice House Press
2019-11-15
Corrie Williamson
(BA-APPW 2008)
The River where You Forgot My Name
Poetry
Southern Illinois University Press
2019-10-15
Alexis Schaitkin
(MFA-Fiction 2013)
Saint X
Fiction
Celadon
2019-10-15
Chelsea Wagenaar
(BA-APPW 2011)
The Spinning Place
Poetry
Southern Indiana Review Press
2019-10-15
Peter Kline
(MFA-Poetry 2006)
Mirrorforms
Poetry
Parlor Press/Free Verse Editions
2019-10-15
Louisa Miller
(MFA-Fiction 2012)
Why Fish Don't Exist
Nonfiction
Simon and Schuster
2019-10-15
Jeb Livingood
(MFA-Fiction 2000)
Best New Poets 2019
Poetry
Samovar
2019-10-01
Steven Price
(MFA-Poetry 2002)
Lampedusa
Fiction
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
2019-09-17

Recent Books

Alumni Title & Genre Press
Darcey Steinke
(MFA-Fiction 1987)
Flash Count Diary: Menopause and the Vindication of Natural Life
Nonfiction
Sarah Crichton Books
2019-06-15
Mary Beth Keane
(MFA-Fiction 2005)
Ask Again Yes
Fiction
Scribner Books
2019-06-04
Michael Parker
(MFA-Fiction 1988)
Prairie Fever
Fiction
Algonquin Books
2019-05-21
Matthew Gwathmey
(BA-APPW 2005)
Our Latest in Folktales
Poetry
Brick Books
2019-04-15
Michael Knight
(MFA-Fiction 1996)
At Briarwood School for Girls
Fiction
Atlantic Monthly Press
2019-04-02
Claire Kageyama-Ramakrishnan
(MFA-Poetry 1993)
Vidya's Tree
Poetry
Bull City Press
2019-03-25
Ron Riekki
(MFA-Fiction 2002)
Undocumented: Great Lakes Poets Laureate on Social Justice
Nonfiction
Michigan State University Press
2019-03-15
Ron Riekki
(MFA-Fiction 2002)
The Many Lives of the Evil Dead: Essays on the Cult Film Franchise
Nonfiction
McFarland
2019-03-15
Ron Riekki
(MFA-Fiction 2002)
Posttraumatic: A Memoir
Nonfiction
Hoot 'n' Waddle
2019-02-15
Brendan Mathews
(MFA-Fiction 2005)
This Is Not a Love Song
Fiction
Little, Brown
2019-02-05
Laura Eve Engel
(BA-APPW 2007)
Things That Go
Poetry
Octopus Books
2018-12-01
Jeb Livingood
(MFA-Fiction 2000)
Best New Poets 2018
Poetry
Samovar
2018-11-15
Kyle Dargan
(BA-APPW 2002)
Best New Poets 2018
Poetry
Samovar
2018-11-15
Justin Sider
(MFA-Poetry 2008)
Parting Words
Nonfiction
University of Virginia Press
2018-11-01
Valencia Grice
(MFA-Poetry 2018)
Ridiculous Light
Poetry
Persea Press
2018-11-01
Molly Damm
(MFA-Poetry 2014)
Ground-Truth
Poetry
Finishing Line Press
2018-10-19
Eleanor Stanford
(MFA-Poetry 2005)
The Imaginal Marriage
Poetry
Carnegie Mellon
2018-10-02
Mary Ann Samyn
(MFA-Poetry 1996)
Air, Light, Dust, Shadow, Distance
Poetry
42 Miles Press
2018-10-01
Sarah Barber
(MFA-Poetry 2004)
Country House
Poetry
LSU Press
2018-10-01
Kyle Dargan
(BA-APPW 2002)
Anagnorisis
Poetry
Northwestern University Press
2018-09-15
Austin Smith
(MFA-Poetry 2012)
Flyover Country
Poetry
Princeton University Press
2018-09-15
Erika Meitner
(MFA-Poetry 2002)
Holy Moly Carry Me
Poetry
BOA Editions
2018-09-01
Lindsay Bernal
(BA 2001)
What It Doesn't Have to Do With
Poetry
University of Georgia Press
2018-09-01
Gina Wohlsdorf
(MFA-Fiction 2013)
Blood Highway
Fiction
Algonquin Books
2018-08-01
James McLaughlin
(MFA-Fiction 1997)
Bearskin
Fiction
HarperCollins
2018-06-16
Hannah Pittard
(MFA-Fiction 2007)
Visible Empire
Fiction
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
2018-06-01
Samantha Thornhill
(MFA-Poetry 2004)
A Card for My Father
Fiction
Penny Candy Books
2018-05-08
Erin Saldin
(MFA-Fiction 2007)
The Dead Enders
Fiction
Simon Pulse
2018-05-01
Aja Gabel
(MFA-Fiction 2009)
The Ensemble
Fiction
Riverhead-Penguin Books
2018-05-01
Paul Legault
(MFA-Poetry 2009)
Lunch Poems 2
Poetry
Spork Press
2018-04-20
Aaron Baker
(MFA-Poetry 2002)
Posthumous Noon
Poetry
Gunpowder Press
2018-03-18
Libby Burton
(BA-APPW 2006)
Soft Volcano
Poetry
Saturnalia Books
2018-03-15
William Boast
(MFA-Fiction 2007)
Daphne
Fiction
Norton/Liveright
2018-02-18
Jeb Livingood
(MFA-Fiction 2000)
Best New Poets 2017
Poetry
Samovar
2017-12-20
Brian Sneeden
(MFA-Poetry 2014)
Homerica
Translation
World Poetry Books
2017-12-05
Kiki Petrosino
(BA 2001)
Witch Wife
Poetry
Sarabande
2017-12-01
Michael Parker
(MFA-Fiction 1988)
Everything, Then and Since
Fiction
Bull City Press
2017-11-22
Brian Sneeden
(MFA-Poetry 2014)
Last City
Poetry
Carnegie-Mellon University Press
2017-11-15
Chris Gavaler
(MFA-Fiction 2006)
Superhero Comics
Nonfiction
Bloomsbury Academic
2017-11-05
Jennifer Chang
(MFA-Poetry 2002)
Some Say the Lark
Poetry
Alice James Books
2017-10-15
Jasmine Bailey
(MFA-Poetry 2010)
Disappeared
Poetry
Carnegie Mellon University Press
2017-10-15
Thomas Pierce
(MFA-Fiction 2013)
The Afterlives
Fiction
Riverhead Books
2017-10-01
Jason Labbe
(MFA-Poetry 2007)
Spleen Elegy
Poetry
BlazeVOX
2017-09-23
Hannah Pittard
(MFA-Fiction 2007)
Atlanta, 1962
Fiction
Houghton Mifflin
2017-09-15
Michelle Cuevas
(MFA-Fiction 2009)
The Care and Feeding of a Pet Black Hole
Fiction
Dial
2017-09-12
Mark Wagenaar
(MFA-Poetry 2010)
Southern Tongues Leave Us Shining
Poetry
Red Hen Press
2017-09-01
John Lane
(Hoyns Fellow-Poetry)
Anthropocene Blues: Poems
Poetry
Mercer
2017-09-01
Gail Wronsky
(MFA-Poetry 1982)
Imperfect Pastorals
Poetry
What Books Press
2017-09-01
Brendan Mathews
(MFA-Fiction 2005)
The World of Tomorrow
Fiction
Little, Brown
2017-09-01
Eleanor Henderson
(MFA-Fiction 2005)
The Twelve-Mile Straight
Fiction
HarperCollins
2017-09-01
Ron Riekki
(MFA-Fiction 2002)
And Here: 100 Years of Upper Peninsula Writing, 1917–2017
Fiction
MSU Press
2017-08-01

Total (Known) Alumni Books Published by Calendar Year

Calendar YearBooks Published
201523
201628
201732
201823
201918

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