Lucy Sanna, author of both fiction and nonfiction, currently focuses on the novel. Her latest work, THE CHERRY HARVEST - A Novel (HarperCollins), launched in June 2015.
Lucy has been featured on national television and radio, including CBS, NBC, NPR, and FOX, and her books have been recognized by national press, including the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Examiner, The Wisconsin State Journal, The San Jose Mercury News, Playboy Magazine, and Men’s World Magazine, to name a few.
Since 1999, Lucy has served on the Executive Planning Board for the National Kidney Foundation's annual San Francisco Authors Luncheon, the premiere authors event of the SF Bay Area, founded by Amy Tan and Ann Getty.
She has also served on the Board of the California Writers Club, San Francisco Peninsula Branch, and she is co-founder and faculty member of the Gold Rush Writers Conference, now in its 14th year.
Lucy is grateful for support from -
- BREAD LOAF - invitational workshop in Sicily, 2014
- VERMONT STUDIO CENTER - residency fellowship, 2010
- SQUAW VALLEY COMMUNITY OF WRITERS - invitational workshop, 2008
The Cherry Harvest Romance ⋄ Drama When a desperate Wisconsin farmwife invites WWII German POWs to work the family orchard, she brings the war home. While she saves the orchard, she loses her soul.