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Hollis Seamon


Hollis Seamon

Hollis Seamon lives and writes in Kinderhook, NY. She teaches writing at the College of Saint Rose in Albany NY and at the Fairfield University MFA in Creative Writing Program, Fairfield CT. Her most recent book is Corporeality, a collection of short stories published in January 2013 by Able Muse Press. Coming in September 2013 is Hollis's first young adult novel, SOMEBODY UP THERE HATES YOU, one of the inaugural books in Algonquin's new Young Readers line.

Books by Hollis Seamon

by Hollis Seamon - Youth Fiction

Smart-mouthed and funny, sometimes raunchy, Richard Casey is in most ways a typical seventeen-year-old boy. Except Richie has cancer, and he's spending his final days in a hospice unit. In this place where people go to die, Richie has plans to make the most of the life he has left. Sylvie, the only other hospice inmate under sixty, has a few plans of her own for Richie. What begins as camaraderie quickly blossoms into real love, and this star-crossed pair is determined to live on their own terms, in whatever time remains.