Robert Grindy


Synopsis: A desperate writing teacher must play detective when the murder-mystery plot he steals from a dead student comes too close to life.

Publication December 30, 2017

ISBN: 978-1-60489-193-5 Hard cover $20.95

ISBN: 978-1-60489-192-8  Trade paper $10.95

225 Pages

About the Author: 

Robert Grindy was raised in the Mother Lode country of Northern California before graduating from California State University, Chico. Graduate studies at Indiana University, where he earned an MFA in Fiction, brought him to the Midwest in the 1980s. He worked as a magazine editor and taught  at several colleges in Indiana before moving to Decatur, Illinois, where he has taught writing and literature at Richland Community College since 1990 and raised two children with his wife, Rosemarie.  His short stories, essays, articles, and poems have appeared in Fish Prize anthologies from Ireland, Fiction Southeast, In the Middle of the Middlewest: Literary Nonfiction from the Heartland, Copper Nickel, Blueline, Illinois Times, The Saturday Evening Post, and other publications.


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