Oct 2, 2020
Tara Lynn Masih is a National
Jewish Book Award Finalist and winner of the Julia Ward Howe Award
for Young Readers for her debut novel My Real Name Is
Hanna. Her anthologies include The Rose Metal Press
Field Guide to Writing Flash Fiction and The
Chalk Circle: Intercultural Prizewinning
Essays. Where the Dog Star Never Glows is
her collection of long and very short stories. She founded the
Intercultural Essay Prize in 2006 and The Best Small
Fictions series in 2015.
Tara received a finalist fiction grant from
the Massachusetts Cultural Council, an Inspirational Woman in
Literature Award, and several national book awards
including an IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award for her role as an
editor. She lives in St.