Alice Hatcher

Alice Hatcher’s debut novel The Wonder That Was Ours (Dzanc, 2018) won Dzanc Books’s Annual Prize for Fiction and made the Center for Fiction’s First Novel Award long list. She has published short stories, essays, and poetry in numerous journals, including The Masters Review, Bellevue Literary Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, Pleiades, Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, Water~Stone Review, and Fourth Genre. In addition to receiving an honorable mention in the 2020 Pushcart Anthology, Alice has been a finalist in ten national short story competitions. With funding from the Arizona Commission on the Arts, she is conducting research for a new novel. More about her can be found at