Margaret McMullan is the author of six award winning novels including In My Mother’s House (Pen/Faulkner nominee), Cashay (a Chicago Public Library 2009 Teen Book Selection), When I Crossed No-Bob (2011 Mississippi Center for the Book selection at the National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. among others), When I Crossed No-Bob and How I Found the Strong (both winners of the Mississippi Arts and Letters Award for Best Fiction in 2004 and 2008). McMullan’s latest novel, Sources of Light, is an American Library Association 2011 Best Book for Young Adults, a Best 2011 Book of Indiana, and a Chicago Public Library Teen Selection. Margaret’s short stories and essays have appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Ploughshares, Southern Accents, TriQuarterly, among other notable publications.

Margaret’s work has been performed at these WordTheatre events:

Pam Houston & Margaret McMullan: Brunch and Stories, May 3, 2015