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Alyson Foster

Alyson Foster grew up in Michigan and received her BA in creative writing from the University of Michigan, winning a Hopwood Award for her fiction. She received her MFA from George Mason University, where she was a Completion Fellow, and her short fiction has appeared in various publications. She is the author of the novel God Is an Astronaut (Bloomsbury, 2014) and the story collection Heart Attack Watch (Bloomsbury, 2016). http://www.bloomsbury.com/author/alyson-foster/