kylerecentphotoKyle Minor is the author of two collections of short fiction:  In the Devil’s Territory (2008) and Praying Drunk (2014). He is the winner of the 2015 Story Prize Spotlight Award, the 2012 Iowa Review Prize for Short Fiction, one of Random House’s Best New Voices of 2006,and a three-time honoree in the Atlantic Monthly contest. His work has appeared online at Esquire, The Atlantic, Salon, and Tin House, and in print in The New York Times Book Review, The Southern Review, The Iowa Review, Best American Mystery Stories 2008 & 2015, Twentysomething Essays by Twentysomething Writers: Random House Presents the Best New Voices of 2006, Forty Stories: New Voices from Harper Perennial, and Best American Nonrequired Reading 2013.

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Film and translation rights inquiries: Katherine Fausset, Curtis Brown, Ltd, kf (at)

Original screenplay and teleplay commission inquiries: Holly Frederick, Curtis Brown, Ltd,, hf (at)

Publicity & marketing inquiries for Praying Drunk: Kristen Radtke, Sarabande Books, kristen (at)

praying-drunk-cover-red-with-outline1.jpgEditorial reprint inquiries for Praying Drunk: Sarah Gorham, Sarabande Books, sarah (at)

Publicity & marketing inquiries for In the Devil’s Territory: Jeffrey Gleaves, Dzanc Books, jeff (at)

Editorial reprint inquiries for In the Devil’s Territory: Dan Wickett, Dzanc Books, dan (at)

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