Jerri Bell retired from the Navy in 2008; her assignments included antisubmarine warfare in the Azores Islands, sea duty on USS Mount Whitney and HMS Sheffield, and attaché duty at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, Russia. An instructor and editor for the Veterans Writing Project, she publishes widely, and her fiction has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. She and former Marine Tracy Crow are the co-authors of It’s My Country Too: Women’s Military Stories from the American Revolution to Afghanistan.
Non-Fiction, South Dakota AuthorsAccidental Rancher
Fiction, Non-FictionDevolution: A Firsthand Account of the Rainier Sasquatch Massacre
Film, Non-FictionThe Big Goodbye: Chinatown and the Last Years of Hollywood
Non-Fiction, PulitzerStorm Lake: A Chronicle of Change, Resilience and Hope from a Heartland Newspaper