- Genre: Fiction
- Location: Knight Library Browsing Room
- Time: 8:00 pm
- Date: November 6, 2014
Amanda’s first book, The Orchardist, was released in 2012 (HarperCollins). Her essays and short fiction have appeared in Wall Street Journal, Provincetown Arts, MK galerie (Amsterdam), Minnesota Monthly, Third Coast, and Blue Mesa Review.
She is a recipient of the Oregon State Book Award: Readers’ Choice for The Orchardist (2014), the 5 Under 35 Award from the National Book Foundation (2013), the Whiting Writers’ Award (2013), the Washington State Book Award for Fiction (2013), and the Barnes & Noble 2012 Discover Award for Fiction.