Rebecca Entel began this novel while teaching on San Salvador
Island in the Bahamas. She is Associate Professor of English and
Creative Writing at Cornell College, where she teaches African-American
and Caribbean literature and directs the Center for the Literary Arts.
She holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and a Ph.D. from
the University of Wisconsin. Her short stories have
been published in Guernica, Joyland
Magazine, The Madison Review, and
elsewhere, and several have been shortlisted for awards from Glimmer
Train, Southwest Review, and the Manchester Fiction Prize. Fingerprints of Previous Owners is her first
Author photo by Elizabeth McQuern.
Books by Rebecca Entel
Fingerprints of Previous Owners
At a Caribbean resort built atop a former slave plantation, Myrna works as a maid by day; by night she trespasses on the resort's overgrown inland property, secretly excavating the plantation ruins.
This book will be available for purchase on 06/13/2017.