James Magruder

James Magruder is the author of four books of fiction: the Lammy-nominated Sugarless; the linked story collection, Let Me See It; Love Slaves of Helen Hadley Hall; and the summer stock novel, Vamp Until Ready, released in September 2021. His work for the stage includes writing the novelization of the Broadway musical, Triumph of Love, and co-writing, in blank verse, the book for Head Over Heels, the Philip Sidney Go-Go’s mashup of 2018. A five-time MacDowell Fellow, he has made Baltimore his home for thirty years.