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Courtney Maum

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Courtney Maum is the author of the novels Costalegre, Touch, and I Am Having So Much Fun Here Without You; the chapbook “Notes from Mexico”; and the forthcoming handbook “Before and After the Book Deal: A writer’s guide to finishing, publishing, promoting, and surviving your first book.” Her writing and essays have been published in such outlets as BuzzFeed; the New York Times; O, the Oprah Magazine; and Modern Loss. She is the founder of the learning collaborative, The Cabins, and she also works as a product, cosmetic shade namer, and agent query letter consultant from her home in Connecticut. Find out more at

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