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Andre Dubus III’s latest release is the novel Gone So Long, published in October 2018 and named on many “Best Books” lists, including The Boston Globe’s “Twenty Best Books of 2018” and Amazon’s “Best Books of the Year: Top 100.”

His previous title is the quartet of loosely linked novellas, Dirty Love, which earned editors’-pick designations from The New York Times, The Washington Post, Kirkus, and AudioFile Magazine. Andre is the author of the novel, House of Sand and Fog, a finalist for The National Book Award, an Oprah’s Book Club pick, and #1 New York Times bestseller, made into the Academy Award-nominated film starring Ben Kingsley and Jennifer Connelly. His best-selling memoir, Townie, was named a New York Times “Editors’ Choice,” placed on numerous 2011 Best Books lists by periodicals as well as booksellers, and selected as Adult Non-Fiction Book of the Year for the 2012 Indie Choice Awards. His other fiction titles are The Garden of Last Days (soon to be a major motion picture) and Bluesman, both novels, and The Cage Keeper and Other Stories. He has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, The National Magazine Award for fiction, and a Pushcart Prize, named a Finalist for the Rome Prize Fellowship from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and is a 2012 recipient of an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature. His books are published in over 25 languages. Andre has served as a panelist for The National Book Foundation and The National Endowment for the Arts and taught writing at Harvard University, Tufts University, Emerson College, and the University of Massachusetts Lowell, where he is a full-time faculty member. andredubus.com