Brian Malloy

Brian Malloy's novels are The Year of Ice (St. Martin's Press), Brendan Wolf (St. Martin's Press), and the young-adult novel Twelve Long Months (Scholastic). His books have been a Book Sense pick, a New York Times "New and Notable" title, and a Booklist editors' choice.

Honors include a 2019 Minnesota State Arts Board artist initiative grant, a 2017 Loft Excellence in Teaching Fellowship, a 2009 Minnesota Book Award, and a 2003 American Library Association Alex Award.

His nonfiction has appeared in Out, The Readerville Journal, in the Lambda Literary Award-winning anthology The Man I Might Become (Marlowe & Co.), and Artists in the Attic (Beard Press).

Brian teaches creative writing and literature at the University of Minnesota, Hamline University, Quatrefoil Library, and The Loft Literary Center, and previously taught at Emerson College (Boston), Minnesota Correctional Facility - Lino Lakes, and  Our Saviour's Transitional Housing and Shelter (Minneapolis). He holds an MFA in Fiction from the University of Minnesota. Visit