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Maggie’s Ruse

A novel by Anne Leigh Parrish

In the spirit of Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors and David Swift’s The Parent Trap, Anne Leigh Parrish’s rollicking fourth novel, Maggie’s Ruse, grapples with the consequences of mistaking one identical twin for the other. – Jacob Appel, author of Millard Salter’s Last Day

Finalist: Literary Fiction Category, 2018 International Book Awards

The Amendment

A novel by Anne Leigh Parrish

A beautifully written story about a new widow’s struggle to wrap her mind around her husband’s death by setting off on a cross-country journey in search of she knows not what. Parrish’s prose is eloquent yet crisp, moving the story along quickly. The Amendment is at times funny, quirky and endearingly touching. A delightful must-read, sure to take its place among today’s top literary fiction! – Michelle Cox, author of The Henrietta and Inspector Howard Series

Finalist: Literary Fiction Category, 2017 Best Book Awards

Women Within

A novel by Anne Leigh Parrish

Relevant and expertly arranged, this novel is composed of stirring and sympathetic trials and tribulations. A finely crafted tale of three outcast women, their struggles, and their lives.  – Foreword Reviews

Stand up women everywhere! Fantastic and inspirational! – 2017 Maxy Awards, Best Fiction Winner

Finalist: Short Story Category, 2017 International Book Awards

By the Wayside

Stories by Anne Leigh Parrish

Marvelous. Honest. Generous. From the first story to the last, By the Wayside catches your attention and demands that you give into its every whirl. Each character unfolds with a precision that will have you wondering how Parrish managed to create such real-to-the-bones people within a world that captivates you with ease. – Unsolicited Press

What Is Found, What Is Lost

A novel by Anne Leigh Parrish
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Our Love Could Light the World

Stories by Anne Leigh Parrish
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All the Roads That Lead From Home

Stories by Anne Leigh Parrish
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About Anne Leigh Parrish

Poet and writer, Pacific Northwest

Since 1982, Anne Leigh Parrish has called the Pacific Northwest Home. A native of the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, Anne spent her high school years in Princeton, New Jersey, and then made her way west.

Anne graduated from the University of Colorado, then moved once more to Seattle to attend graduate school at the University of Washington. After earning her MBA, Anne realized her first and only love was writing, which she has pursued relentlessly for many years…

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  • when a cliché

    originally published in Q/A Poetry   when a cliché, she’s wily, cunning, crazy as ...

  • Maggie’s Ruse – First Three Chapters

    coming October 1st from Unsolicited Press chapter one The floor creaked whenever Maggie sh...

  • By the Wayside

      She’s a woman who discards anything which causes sorrow or blocks her path. A man...

  • Sailing Off The Edge of The World

    originally published in 34THParallel Magazine   All my life I knew one day I’d sail...

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