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Brendan Kiely


Brendan Kiely

AUTHOR OF THE LAST TRUE LOVE STORYTHE GOSPEL OF WINTER, ALL AMERICAN BOYS and Tradition (forthcoming)

Bio: Brendan Kiely received an MFA in creative writing from The City College of New York.  His debut novel, The Gospel of Winter, has been published in ten languages, it was selected as one of American Library Association’s Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults 2015, and it was a Kirkus Reviews selection for best of 2014. He is the coauthor, with Jason Reynolds, of the Coretta Scott King Author Honor Award winning All American Boys, and author of the forthcoming The Last True Love Story. Originally from the Boston area, he now lives with his wife in Greenwich Village. 

Website: brendankiely.com
Brendan's Twitter: @KielyBrendan
Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Honor Award, 2016 (All American Boys )
Teacher's Guide: All American Boys

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Earlier Event: November 14
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