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Straight Story




Author Susan Straight is a novelist and professor of creative writing at the University of California, Riverside.
Author Susan Straight is a novelist and professor of creative writing at the University of California, Riverside.
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Novelist Susan Straight was born and raised in Riverside. She sets most of her stories there, but for her sixth book, A Million Nightingales, Straight looked east to Louisiana. Straight explains the turn and reads from her novel.