Molly Gloss

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Gloss reading at Eastern Oregon University in 2012

Molly Gloss (born November 20, 1944) is an American writer. She writes mostly historical fiction and science fiction.

Life[change | change source]

Gloss grew up in rural Oregon. She began writing seriously when she became a mother.[1] She now lives in Portland, Oregon. She was close friends with fellow science fiction writer Ursula K. Le Guin. Gloss has taught writing and literature of the American West at Portland State University, and was visiting professor at Pacific University's MFA in Writing program.[2]

Awards and nominations[change | change source]

Bibliography[change | change source]

Novels[change | change source]

  • Outside the Gates. Atheneum. 1986. ISBN 978-0-689-31275-5.
  • The Jump-Off Creek. Houghton Mifflin Company. 1989. ISBN 978-0-618-56587-0.
  • The Dazzle of Day. Macmillan. 1998. ISBN 978-0-312-86437-8.
  • Wild Life. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 2000. ISBN 978-0-618-13157-0.
  • The Hearts of Horses. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 2007. ISBN 978-0-618-79990-9.
  • Falling from Horses. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 2014. ISBN 978-0-544-27929-2.

Anthologies[change | change source]

Notable short fiction[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Gloss, Molly (May 1, 2007). "On becoming a writer". Retrieved May 25, 2013.
  2. "Visiting Writers & Past Faculty". Pacific University Oregon. Retrieved May 25, 2013.
  3. "1990 Book Awards". Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association. Archived from the original on June 21, 2013. Retrieved May 25, 2013.

Other websites[change | change source]