Individual Author Record
Fraterrigo is a life long resident of Illinois. She currently resides in Evergreen Park.
Biographical and Professional Information
Fraterrigo is a graduate of Bowling Green State University’s MFA program in creative writing.
- The Longest Pregnancy, Swallows Tale Press, 2006
Titles At Your Library
The Longest Pregnancy
Livingston Pr. 2006
Winner First Annual Tartt Short Fiction Award! ?With all the innovation of the best surrealism, and the memorable, conflicted characters of gritty realism, The Longest Pregnancy defies categorization and genre, and instead takes the reader on a journey full of beautiful surprises. A truly unique collection? ?Gina Frangello, My Sister's Continent
Nominated, Fountain Award, Speculative Literature Foundation Spring 2004 Pushcart Award Nomination for The Shark Swimmers by Arts and Letters, Winter 2002 Winner of the Charles B. Wood Award for Distinguished Writing from Carolina QuarterlyTartt First Fiction Award Publication March 2006