Women's Words for August 17, 2014 featured a second excerpt by Duluth novelist Danielle Sosin from her award winning book, The Long-Shining Waters, published by Milkweed Editions (2011).
The Long-Shining Waters won the Milkweed National Fiction Prize, and was chosen as the One Book South Dakota in 2013. It was a finalist for the Minnesota Book Award, as well as The Midwest Independent Bookseller's Choice Award. Her first book, Garden Primitives, a collection of short stories, was published by Coffee House Press (2000). Danielle has been the recipient of many awards and fellowships including the Minnesota State Arts Board, the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council, and the Loft Literary Center. She lives in Duluth, Minnesota.