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Monique De Varennes

My short fiction has appeared in a number of literary journals, and a recent story, “Cabeza,” won a Pushcart Prize in 2003. Atheneum is scheduled to publish my first children’s book in the fall of 2004.


The Fruits of Misopedy

It was with considerable reluctance that Julia Phipps agreed to take on her goddaughter for the summer. If the child had not belonged to her favorite niece, Meg, and if Meg had not sounded so utterly desperate, she might never have acquiesced. But [...]