Ashley Shelby

Ashley Shelby is a prize-winning writer and journalist. She received her MFA from Columbia University and is the author of Red River Rising: The Anatomy of a Flood and the Survival of an American City, a narrative nonfiction account of the record-breaking flood that devastated Grand Forks, North Dakota in 1997. Her short story that became the basis for South Pole Station won the Third Coast Fiction Prize.

  • South Pole Station

    By Ashley Shelby

    Read by Rebecca Gibel

    A Novel

    A warm-hearted comedy of errors set in the world’s harshest place.

    "Shelby's first novel, based on a short story that won the Third Coast Fiction Prize, skillfully weaves science, climate change, politics, sociology, and art...All readers of fiction, particularly those interested in life in extreme climates, will find [South Pole Station] appealing." - Library Journal, Starred Review

    Released September 5, 2017
    English, Unabridged