Sean Prentiss

9 months ago by in Other Nonfiction, Saturday, Vermont Topics

Sean PrentissSean Prentiss is the author of the memoir, Finding Abbey: a Search for Edward Abbey and His Hidden Desert Grave, which won the 2015 National Outdoor Book Award for History/Biography. The book was also a finalist for the Colorado Book Award and is currently a finalist for the Vermont Book Award. He will read from and talk about his journey to find the hidden burial of Edward Abbey and his search for home. This search brought Sean, his wife Sarah, and their dog Blue to a small lake in northern Vermont. Prentiss is also the co-editor of The Far Edges of the Fourth Genre: Explorations in Creative Nonfiction, a creative nonfiction craft anthology and the co-author of the forthcoming environmental writing textbook, Environmental and Nature Writing: A Craft Guide and Anthology.