Miriam Gershow
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Miriam Gershow

Miriam Gershow is a novelist, short story writer and teacher. The Local News, from Spiegel & Grau, is her debut novel.

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A Target Breakout Book
An Oregon Book Award Finalist

“Unusually credible and precise...
deftly heartbreaking.”

Janet Maslin, The New York Times

“An accomplished debut.”

Publisher’s Weekly

“[A] disarmingly unsentimental narrative voice.”

Kirkus Reviews

“[A] darkly humorous tale of loss.”

Marie Claire

The Local News