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Caroline Bock

Caroline Bock’s debut short story collection, Carry Her Home, is the winner of the 2018 Washington Writers’ Publishing House Fiction Prize. She is also the author of the critically acclaimed young adult novels: Lie and Before My Eyes from St. Martin’s Press. Educated at Syracuse University where she studied creative writing with Raymond Carver, she then spent two decades as a cable television executive at Bravo and IFC. For her second act, she earned an MFA in Fiction from The City College of New York in 2011. In 2018, the Arts and

Humanities Council of Montgomery County awarded an Artists & Scholars grant to her for her novel-in-progress. Currently, she is a lecturer in the English Department at Marymount University in Arlington and a workshop leader at the Writer’s Center in Bethesda. More at www.carolinebockauthor.com or at Twitter @cabockwrites.