University at Albany

Please Come Back To Me (2010)
by Jessica Treadway '82

UAlbany alumna Jessica Treadway's new collection of short stories and a novella, Please Come Back To Me, is the winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction.

"Treadway writes with deep intelligence, great sensitivity, and even greater heart," wrote reviewer and author Elizabeth Berg. Treadway, an associate professor of writing at Emerson College in Boston, is also the author of Absent Without Leave and Other Stories (1993) and a novel, And Give You Peace (2001).