Carmen Maria Machado is an American author, critic, and essayist. She is well known as the author of the short story collection, Her Body and Other Parties, and her memoir, In the Dream House. She is a former winner of the Bard Fiction Prize, the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction, the Lambda Literary Award for LGBTQ Nonfiction, and the Shirley Jackson Award.

In addition to her books, Carmen’s work has appeared in publications like the New Yorker, the New York Times, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and McSweeney’s Quarterly Concern. Maria Machado earned her MFA from he Iowa Writers’ Workshop. She now makes her home in Philadelphia. In Pennsylvania, she has been the Abrams Artist-in-Residence at the University of Pennsylvania.

Publication Order of Collections

Her Body and Other Parties (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Hill House Comics Books

The Low, Low Woods (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

March Sisters: On Life, Death, and Little Women (With: Jane Smiley,,Jenny Zhang) (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
In the Dream House (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of The Best Horror of the Year Anthology Books

The Best Horror of the Year: Volume One (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Two (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Three (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Four (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Five (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Six (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Seven (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Eight (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Nine (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year Volume 10 (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best of the Best Horror of the Year: 10 Years of Essential Short Horror Fiction (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year Volume 11 (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Horror of the Year Volume 12 (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies

Future Tense Fiction: Stories of Tomorrow(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grave Predictions(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
PEN America Best Debut Short Stories 2019(2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2019(2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bax 2020: Best American Experimental Writing(2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Out of the Ruins: The Apocalyptic Anthology(2021)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Body Shocks(2021)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

If You Like Carmen Maria Machado Books, You’ll Love…

In the Dream House: A Memoir is Carmen Maria Machado’s story of a relationship gone bad and domestic abuse. She attempts to make sense of who what happens to her in the story managed to shape her as person. She holds the events of her life up to the light and looks at them from different angles, in an attempt to understand. While the events of the book can be dire, Machado manages to lighten the mood with her wit, playfulness, and desire to ask questions.

Her Body and Other Parties: Stories sees Carme Maria Machado writing stories that touch on psychological realism and science fiction, comedy and horror, fantasy and fabulism. She has a unique voice and she proves it in this provocative debut. She bends genre to shape her narratives as they map the realities of women’s lives and the violence visited upon their bodies. This collection manages to swing from horrific violence to the most exquisite sentiment in this wholly original collection.

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