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 The Sun, The Kenyon Review, Creative Nonfiction, The Writer, Witness, and elsewhere. For his teaching, Martin has received the University of New Mexico’s Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award.  He is an Associate Professor of English and serves as Director of UNM’s Combined BA/MD Degree Program.  He lives in Albuquerque with his wife and two sons.