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J. S. Breukelaar J. S. Breukelaar i(A139814 works by)
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United States of America (USA),
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Americas,
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Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Sydney-based, American-born author J.S. Breukelaar's work has appeared or is forthcoming in LegumeMan Free Press, Retort Magazine, The Pisgah Review, A Stones Throw Magazine, Lies With Occasional Truth, Swamp Writing, Twisted Fiction Press, Six Sentences, Dogzplot, Nebula Magazine, and others. Her first poetry collection, Ink, is forthcoming in 2011.

Breukelaar has taught writing and English literature at the University of Technology (UTS), Sydney.

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Awards for Works

Aletheia 2017 single work novel horror thriller

'The remote lake town of Little Ridge has a memory problem. There is an island out on the lake somewhere, but no one can remember exactly where it is--and what it has to do with the disappearance of the eccentric Frankie Harpur or the seven-year-old son of a local artist, Lee Montour.

'When Thettie Harpur brings her family home to find Frankie, she faces opposition from all sides--including from the clan leader himself, the psychotic Doc Murphy.

'Lee, her one true ally in grief and love, might not be enough to help take on her worst nightmare. The lake itself.

'A tale of that most human of monsters--memory--Aletheia is part ghost story, part love story, a novel about the damage done, and the damage yet to come. About terror itself. Not only for what lies ahead, but also for what we think we have left behind.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2017 shortlisted Australian Shadows Award Novel
2017 shortlisted Aurealis Awards for Excellence in Australian Speculative Fiction Horror Division Novel
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