John McManus’s Fox Tooth Heart now available

Vermont faculty member John McManus’s new collection of short stories Fox Tooth Heart has been selected by the American Booksellers Association as an Indie Next Pick for December 2015, and is a finalist for Foreword Reviews’ INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award.   The book has been getting great reviews.  (Listed below.)  You can read more about the process of writing the stories in an interview with John on the Writer in the World blog, as well as other essays about and by him.
Read the reviews: New York Times, Oxford American, The Millions, Literary HubLambda Literary, PGN (Philadelphia Gay News
Read two of the stories from the collection:
Gateway to the OzarksThe Ninety-fifth Percentile 

Important Announcement

The Board of Directors for Goddard College have made the difficult decision to close the college at the end of the 2024 Spring term.  


Current Goddard students will have the opportunity to complete their degrees at the same tuition rate through a teach-out with like-minded institution, Prescott College. Updates and scholarship funds will be available in the coming weeks and months. Information will be posted to

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