Susan Perabo


Susan is the author of two collections of short stories, Why They Run the Way They Do and Who I Was Supposed to Be, and two novels, The Fall of Lisa Bellow and The Broken Places (all with Simon and Schuster). Her fiction has been anthologized in Best American Short Stories, Pushcart Prize Stories, and New Stories from the South, and has appeared in numerous magazines, including One Story, Glimmer Train, The Iowa Review, The Missouri Review, and The Sun. She is a professor of creative writing at Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA. Originally from St. Louis, she is a graduate of Webster University and received her MFA from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.