Bruce Holsinger is Linden Kent Memorial Professor of English at UVA. He has published two historical novels with HarperCollins, A Burnable Book(2014), which won the John Hurt Fisher Prize and was named an Editor’s Choice by the New York Times; and The Invention of Fire(2015). He has also written a number of award-winning nonfiction books and is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship. His third novel, The Gifted School, was released in July 2019 to critical acclaim, and has rapidly become a bestseller.
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