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Name: Marie Parks (pronounced ma-REE PARKS)

Pronouns: she/her

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Marie Parks
Unrelenting cover
Marie Parks
Jessi Honard and Marie Parks (authors of Unrelenting)
Marie Parks with Unrelenting

Bio (150 words)

Marie Parks (she/her) is a fantasy author exploring themes like social justice, the environment, and found families.

Her debut novel, Unrelenting, was co-written with Jessi Honard and published by Not a Pipe Publishing in 2022. It won the 2022 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards Gay/Lesbian (LGBTQ) title, and was a finalist in two other categories. In addition, it was a finalist in the 2020 Book Pipeline Unpublished Contest in the Sci-Fi/Fantasy category. Marie was also a finalist for the 2021 Futurescapes Award for Most Promising New Author for her unpublished manuscript, Flightless.

Marie grew up in North Carolina, spent a decade in Texas, then traveled full-time in an RV for years. Now, she lives in New Mexico with her dogs, where she loves to camp, hike, and eat green chile.


Instagram: @themarieparks

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