John McManus

John McManus is a graduate of Goucher College and is currently enrolled in the graduate writing program at Hollins University. A Tennessee native, he currently lives in Roanoke, Virginia.


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Bitter Milk

John McManus
Picador

From Whiting Award-winning writer John McManus comes a debut novel of startling originality and mystery. The son of an unknown father and an ostracized...


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Born on a Train

John McManus
Picador

Two years ago--at twenty-two--John McManus captivated writers and critics with his first story collection and became the youngest recipient of the Whiting...


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Stop Breakin Down

John McManus
Picador

Winner of the Whiting Writers’ Award In a voice somewhere between Cormac McCarthy and Kurt Cobain, John McManus explores young people living in...


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