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Pile Of Books

Two Honorable Mentions in

Best American Essays 2020

Best American Essays 2019 has cited Mount Hope in its list of "Notable Essays of 2019" for "About Boredom," by Cicily Bennion, and "Life Is An Island," by Don Lago.  These are Mount Hope's fourth and fifth such honors in six years.

Honorable Mention in

Best American Essays 2019

Best American Essays 2019 has cited Mount Hope in its list of "Notable Essays of 2018" for "Down to the Marrow of Our Bones," by Kirtan Nautiyal, MD.  This is Mount Hope's third such honor in 5 years.

Murli Melwani Publishes Short Story Collection

Mount Hope author Murli Melwani recently had his new collection of short stories, Ladders Against The Sky, was published by Kaziranga Books in 2018.

Jen Karetnick Wins Chapter Book


Former Mount Hope author, Jen Karetnick, won the 2018 Split Rock Review Chapbook Competition with The Crossing Over, which was released March 1, 2019.