Writer and book critic.

I love stories -- imaginary and otherwise -- and look for them everywhere, from the books on my bedside table to the canals of Amsterdam. I'm a connector, a storyteller, and a seeker of hidden tales.

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Celebrating Writers at The Silo Series in Exeter, NH

Many barns in Exeter, New Hampshire are used for storage and left to deteriorate with time, but writer Sarah Anderson is using her barn to bring new life into the area’s writing community.

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Reassembling William Morris' Library

Two scholars are digitally recreating the book collection of the Kelmscott Press founder

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Essay: Hours Most Impelling

Hours Most Impelling for Bloom


Review: 'There Was and There Was Not,' by Meline Toumani

Article by: MEGANNE FABREGA SPECIAL TO THE STAR TRIBUNE; Updated: December 13, 2014 - 2:00 PM. NONFICTION: A journalist travels into forbidden ......

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Eat, Sleep, Run

Four innkeepers who know how to take care of runners on the road (Runner's World)


Review: 'Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life,' by Hermione Lee

Dec 13, 2014 ... NONFICTION By Meganne Fabrega Special to the Star Tribune “Her life is basically a short story about lateness,” writes acclaimed biographer ......

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Portsmouth, NH: A Harbor for Craft | American Craft Council

Meganne Fabrega finds Portsmouth, NH, a coastal city, to be a welcoming destination for craft, offering a sense of history and abundant cultural happenings ....

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The Paris Review

Paris Review – Girls Together, Meganne Fabrega

Jul 9, 2013 ... Meganne Fabrega visits the childhood home of Amy Ella Blanchard, the much- beloved but forgotten American writer of children's literature....

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2014 Summer Fiction Picks

4 days ago ... By MEGANNE FABREGA • Special to the Star Tribune. “God Is an Astronaut,” by Alyson Foster. (Bloomsbury USA, $26, July 1.) In this smart ......

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Review: 'The Drummond Girls,' by Mardi Jo Link; friends for life

Where are the true stories of women’s friendships? I’m not talking about the shopping trips cum screaming fights of the “Real Housewives” or the world of frenemies....

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Literary Boroughs #2: Portsmouth, NH | Ploughshares

Literary Boroughs #2: Portsmouth, NH | Ploughshares...

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Travel Crafty: Boston | MAKE: Craft

Travel Crafty: Boston | MAKE: Craft


Flights of Fancy: Pulling an Eat, Pray, Love with kids in tow

Book review for Brain, Child Magazine


Review: 'My Salinger Year,' by Joanna Rakoff

Review: 'My Salinger Year,' by Joanna Rakoff. Article by: MEGANNE FABREGA , Special to the Star Tribune; Updated: June 7, 2014 - 2:00 PM. A young ......

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San Francisco Gate

'Play Group' cast members: Make me famous - SFGate

'Play Group' cast members: Make me famous - SFGate
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