Gregory Martin is the author of the memoir, STORIES FOR BOYS, (Hawthorne Books), a  Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers pick and the SEATTLE READS one city, one book selection for 2013.

Martin’s first book, MOUNTAIN CITY (FSG/North Point Press), received a Washington State Book Award, was named a New York Times Notable Book, and is referred to by some people in Mountain City as “the book.”

Martin’s work has appeared in such magazines as The Sun, The Kenyon Review Online, Creative Nonfiction, Orion, Witness, and the Los Angeles Review of Books. He is a Professor of English and serves as the Director of the Combined BA/MD Program at the University of New Mexico, where he has received the university’s Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award.  He lives in Albuquerque with his wife and two sons.