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Scott Sparling

Scott Sparling lives outside Portland with his wife and son. His first novel is WIRE TO WIRE, a story of train-hopping, glue-sniffing and love in Northern Michigan in the late 1970s. WIRE TO WIRE was published by Tin House Books in June 2011. It was called “well crafted and thrilling” by Publishers Weekly and “Smart, thrilling and darkly funny” by The Oregonian. Sparling’s short story WALKING was a winner in the 2006 Wordstock fiction contest.