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Thisbe Nissen (1972- )[1] is an American author. Originally from New York City, she lived in Iowa for eleven years. Among her works are Osprey Island, The Good People of New York, and Out of the Girls' Room and into the Night. She has taught a fiction course at least once a year since the inception of the Iowa Young Writers' Workshop, a two-week intensive creative writing workshop "camp" for talented high school students, except in 2006. She has also taught at the Iowa Writers' Workshop, Iowa Elderhostel. Nissen is a graduate of Hunter College High School on Manhattan's Upper East Side. She attended Oberlin College, and received her Master of Fine Arts in Fiction from the Iowa Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa, where she was a James Michener Fellow [2].

In 2007, she taught at the 3rd Annual Writers in Paradise at Eckerd College. In the spring of 2007, was back in New York to teach at Columbia. After finishing a story collection called How Other People Make Love, Nissen is at work on a novel, and on several collaged picture books for children.[3] From the fall of 2007 to the spring of 2009, she taught fiction workshops at Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts. In 2010, she began a tenure-line appointment in the English Department at Western Michigan University, where she joined Jaimy Gordon, William Olsen, Nancy Eimers, Steve Feffer, and Richard Katrovas in the Creative Writing Program.

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Total Books: 16
Glimmer Train Stories 69
2008 - Glimmer Train Stories 69 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781595530189
ISBN-10: 1595530185
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Osprey Island
2005 - Osprey Island (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385720625
ISBN-10: 0385720629
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2.3/5 Stars.
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Osprey Island
2004 - Osprey Island (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780375411465
ISBN-10: 0375411461
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Die guten Menschen von New York
2003 - Die Guten Menschen Von New York (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783426624142
ISBN-10: 3426624141
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Land-Grant College Review Issue No One
2003 - Land-grant College Review Issue No One (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780972867801
ISBN-10: 0972867805
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Glimmer Train Stories 45
2002 - Glimmer Train Stories 45 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781880966440
ISBN-10: 1880966441
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The Ex-Boyfriend Cookbook They Came They Cooked They Left
2002 - The Ex-boyfriend Cookbook They Came They Cooked They Left [But We Ended Up with Some Great Recipes] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060185206
ISBN-10: 0060185201
Genres: Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Crafts, Hobbies & Home
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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The Good People of New York
2002 - The Good People of New York (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385720618
ISBN-10: 0385720610
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Substores
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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Die guten Menschen von New York
2002 - Die Guten Menschen Von New York (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783426195666
ISBN-10: 3426195666
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Pindeldyboz volume one
2001 - Pindeldyboz Volume One (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780971386518
ISBN-10: 097138651X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Good People of New York
2001 - The Good People of New York (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780375411458
ISBN-10: 0375411453
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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The Good People of New York
2001 - The Good People of New York (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780701172909
ISBN-10: 0701172908
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Out of the Girls' Room and Into the Night  Stories
2000 - Out of the Girls' Room and Into the Night Stories (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780385720533
ISBN-10: 038572053X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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Out of the Girls' Room and into the Night
1999 - Out of the Girls' Room and Into the Night [Iowa Short Fiction Award] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780877456919
ISBN-10: 0877456917
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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The Good People of New York
The Good People of New York (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099422723
ISBN-10: 0099422727
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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