Kathleen Gerard

Photo: North Jersey Media Group / The Record 
Kathleen Gerard writes across genres. Her short fiction has been awarded The Perillo PrizeThe Eric Hoffer Prose Award and was nominated for Best New American Voices, The William Faulkner-William Wisdom Prize, The Mark Twain House Humor Prize, The Saturday Evening Post "Great American Fiction" Prize and Short Story America, all national prizes in literature. Kathleen's prose and poetry have been widely published in magazines, journals and anthologies. Her essays have been broadcast on National Public Radio (NPR). Several of Kathleen's plays have been staged and performed regionally and off-Broadway. Kathleen has served as a contributing columnist to Our Sunday Visitor and Catholic Twin Circle magazines, as well as The Record (Northern NJ's largest daily) newspaper.

Kathleen writes for Shelf Awareness, a publication of the book industry. To read her work, link HERE

Kathleen's woman-in-jeopardy novel, IN TRANSIT won The New York Book Festival - "Best Romantic Fiction" category.

COLD COMFORT is a heartwarming novella about the bonds of family, old flames, food and Thanksgiving.

In addition, Kathleen's prize-winning fine art photographs are held in private collections, have been regionally and nationally exhibited and widely published.

To learn more about Kathleen, link to "Reading Between the Lines"

Contact Kathleen at katgerard@aol.com