Sean Beaudoin is the author of seven novels and a short story collection, including Wise Young Fool, Cornelius Wrathbone, and the forthcoming Welcome Thieves (Algonquin Press, Spring ’16). His short stories and articles have appeared in numerous publications, including: Salon, Glimmer Train, The Onion, The San Francisco Chronicle, Narrative, and Spirit-the inflight magazine of Southwest Airlines. He is a founding editor of, an arts and cultural commentary website.


Welcome Thieves

Going Nowhere Faster

Fade to Blue

You Killed Wesley Payne

The Infects

Wise Young Fool