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Brunonia Barry

Brunonia Barry is the New York Times and international bestselling author of The Lace ReaderThe Map of True Places, and The Fifth PetalHer work has been translated into more than thirty languages and has been an Amazon Best of the Month and a People Magazine Pick. Barry was the first American author to win the International Women’s Fiction Festival’s Baccante Award and was a past recipient of Ragdale Artists’ Colony’s Strnad Invitational Fellowship as well as the winner of New England Book Festival’s award for Best Fiction. Her reviews and articles on writing have appeared in the London Times, the Washington Post, and the Huffington Post. Brunonia co-chairs the Salem Athenaeum’s Writers’ Committee and served as Executive Director of the Salem Literary Festival in 2014 and 2015. She lives in Salem with her husband, Gary Ward, and their dog, Angel.

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