Author of In Caddis Wood, Minnesota Book Award Finalist, and proud recipient of the
2015 Kay Sexton Book Award. Sponsored by Common Good Books, the Sexton Award is
presented annually to an individual or organization in recognition of long-standing
dedication and outstanding work in fostering books, reading, and literary activity in Minnesota.
Presented by The Friends of St. Paul Public Library.
In Caddis Wood News:
Read a new review of In Caddis Wood at The Book Bag book review site.
Read a lovely new article about Mary and an in-depth review of In Caddis Wood
by Mary Stein of the Numéro Cinq web magazine.
Read new blog reviews from The Literary Review,
Fiction Writers Review, Portland Book Review, and St. Bride's Literary Group.
More News and Press
“Gracefully moving between past and present, Mary Rockcastle portrays the tangled emotions of a troubled marriage, of a family struggling to rise above tragedy. A strong and insightful novel this reader was reluctant to see end.”
“Elegiac and poignant, Rockcastle’s indelible portrait of a fragile yet enduring relationship teems with shimmering images, reflecting the solace and wisdom to be found in nature.”