Melissa Grunow


The Book Excellence Awards selected Realizing River City as the 2018 winner of the memoir category. 

Contributor Spotlight: Interview with Midwestern Gothic.

My essay, "Reading Signs," is included in the Michigan's Emerging Writers Anthology of Nonfiction, forthcoming from Z Publishing. 

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Realizing River City

won the Nonfiction-Memoir Silver Medal in the 2017 Readers' Favorite International Book Contest. 

I Don't Belong Here is forthcoming from New Meridian Arts Press September 1. 


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Read the features in Central Michigan Life and The Oakland Press!