Andrew Forbes’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Feathertale Review, Found Press, PRISM International, The New Quarterly, Scrivener Creative Review, This Magazine, Hobart, The Puritan, All Lit Up, Sinkhole, Maisonneuve Magazine, The Classical, The Cauldron, Eephus, and Vice Sports. His first book, the story collection What You Need, was shortlisted for the Danuta Gleed Literary Award and named a finalist for the Trillium Book Prize. He is also the author of The Utility of Boredom: Baseball Essays. Forbes lives in Peterborough, Ontario.

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Andrew Forbes’ blog


Eephus’s The 7 Questions with Andrew Forbes

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Andrew Forbes is Open Book’s May 2016 Writer in Residence

Forbes blogs the Toronto Blue Jays 2015 post-season