The Shot is the new novel by UEA alumna Anne Greenawalt and has just been published by Green Machine in the USA. Anne graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA in 2007, having previously gained a BA in Creative Writing and Women’s Studies from Hamilton College, Clinton, NY. She has subsequently completed an MSc in in Communication Studies at Shippensburg University and a doctorate in Adult Education from Penn State University. Her debut collection of short stories, Growing Up Girl, was published by Wordclay in 2008. Besides writing and teaching, Anne is a life-long competitive swimmer.