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Fiction Writer. Screenwriter. Script Doctor.

McManus burrows deep under the skins of his rough, cast-out characters and emerges with stories that are bold and ingenious.  — The New York Times

A phenomenal talent blazing up suddenly on the horizon… precise, brilliant language that evokes without ever having to explain… His transcendent vision gives us devastating glimpses.  — Elle

Whiting Award Winner  |  American Academy of Arts and Letters' Literature Award Winner  |  Fulbright Scholar  |  Creative Capital Literature Grantee 

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