Realizing River City is now available!
Tumbleweed Books (publisher)
and local bookstores everywhere!

The Independent Author Network selected Realizing River City as "Outstanding Memoir” in the 2016 Book of the Year awards as well as a finalist in the "First Book-Nonfiction" category.

Melissa will present a writing workshop, Getting to the Heart of Your Memoir, on February 18, 2017, for Detroit-area writers.

More details and registration information can be found on the Detroit Working Writers workshop page.


Check out the Readings & Interviews for upcoming events in your area.

Want to book Melissa for an event? Check out Have Book, Will Travel.

Melissa Grunow