George Rabasa's most recent novel is The Wonder Singer (Unbridled, 2008). His collection of short stories, Glass Houses, received The Writer's Voice Capricorn Award for Excellence in Fiction and the Minnesota Book Award for Short Stories. His novel Floating Kingdom received the Minnesota Book Award for Fiction. And The Cleansing was named a Book Sense Notable. His short fiction has appeared in various literary magazines, including Story Quarterly, Glimmer Train, The MacGuffin, South Carolina Quarterly, Hayden's Ferry, American Literary Review, and in several anthologies. Mr. Rabasa was born in Maine, raised in Mexico, and now lives in Minnesota.