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William Cobb
105 Heritage Trace Parkway
Montevallo, AL 35115

Hometown: Demopolis, AL


Publications and Awards

A Time to Reap, SixFinger Publishing, 2014
Sweet Home: Stories of Alabama, SixFinger Publishing, 2013
The Last Queen of the Gypsies, NewSouth Books, 2010
Coming of Age at the Y, second edition, Livingston Press, 2007
The Hermit King: A Novel with Five New Stories, Livingston Press, 2005
Wings of Morning, Crane Hill Publishers, 2001
A Spring of Souls, Crane Hill Publishers, 1999
Somewhere in All This Green, Black Belt Press, 1998
Harry Reunited, Black Belt Press, 1995
A Walk Through Fire, William Morrow and Company, 1992
The Hermit King, Portals Press, 1986
Coming of Age at the Y, Portals Press, 1984

Literary Awards:
The Harper Lee Award for Alabama's Distinguished Writer of the Year, 2007
The Alabama Library Association Author of the Year, 2000
The Dictionary of Literary Biography Notable Novel of the Year, 1999
The Alabama Library Association Book of the Year in Fiction, 1998
The Yearbook of the Dictionary of Literary Biography Honor Roll, 1995
Literature Fellowship in Fiction, the Alabama State Council on the Arts, 1994, 1989
University of West Alabama Alumnus of the Year, 1984
Fellowship in Fiction Writing, the National Endowment for the Arts, 1979

More Information

Gives readings: Yes
Travels to readings: Yes
Conducts workshops: Yes
Available for interviews: Yes

  • ASCA
  • AHA
  • SCAC
  • DYS