Barb Howard

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What is your latest release and what genre is it? Western Taxidermy. Short Story Collection.

Quick description: A “best of” collection of 14 short stories by Barb Howard. This collection won the Canadian Authors’ Association Exporting Alberta Award. Several of the stories won honours and awards before their publication in this book form.


Brief biography:
Barb Howard was the 2013 Writer in Residence for the Calgary Public Library. She has written 3 novels, one story collection, and has published widely in literary and commercial magazines. She is co-editor and contributor of a non-fiction anthology of essays. In a previous less-charmed life, she was a lawyer.

Links to buy Barb’s book:
Where possible, please support your local independent bookstore.
eBook and Print editions available from:
NeWest Press
Amazon Worldwide

Barb’s promo links:
Website (all other links are on my website home page)

What are you working on now?
Working on several new short stories and a feature-length nonfiction essay.

Barb’s reading recommendation:
Dominant Traits by Eric Freeze. Great short stories by another Alberta-born author Check it out!

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