Laura Pritchett

Welcome to Novelist and Essayist, Laura Pritchett!

laura1Laura Pritchett is a the author/editor of eight books, including her newest novel Red Lightning.  Her previous novels include Stars Go Blue, Sky Bridge, and Hell’s Bottom, Colorado. Her nonfiction includes Great Colorado Bear Stories and three edited anthologies. She’s the winner of the PEN USA Award for Fiction, the High Plains Book Award, the Milkweed National Fiction Prize, the WILLA, and others, and has published over 100 essays and short stories. She holds a PhD from Purdue University. More at