Monstress Named One of the Best Fiction Books of the Year by LA Public Library

The Los Angeles Public Library names professor of fiction Lysley Tenorio's Monstress one of the best fiction books of the year.

Monstress Named One of Top 20 Overlooked Books in 2012


Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program Professor Lysley Tenorio's book, Monstress was selected by Slate as one of the top 20 overlooked books you should've read for 2012.

Huffington Post Goes One on One with SMC's Lysley Tenorio

The Huffington Post profiled Saint Mary's English Professor, and acclaimed author of "Monstress," Lysley Tenorio.

Professor Lysley Tenorio Champions Misfits

[Tenorio's] debut short story collection, "Monstress," binds together eight tales of isolated misfits in San Francisco and the Philippines dreaming and scheming their way to impossible glory.

NPR Taps Lysley Tenorio for Book Review on "All Things Considered"

Saint Mary's English professor Lysley Tenorio recently garnered national attention as a guest book reviewer on NPR's "All Things Considered." Tenorio, who has seen recent success with glowing reviews of his own new book Monstress, decided to examine the theme of failure in "Try And Try

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