Chris Harding Thornton, author of Pickard County Atlas, is a seventh-generation Nebraskan. She holds an MFA from the University of Washington and a PhD from the University of Nebraska, where she currently teaches.

Published Works

Pickard County Atlas


The Back Room Presents: Rural Noir

Crime writers S.A. Cosby, Chris Harding Thornton, David Heska Wanbli Weiden, and Heather Young discuss their highly-acclaimed books and meet with attendees in The Back Room, hosted and moderated by …

March 14, 2021 | 7PM – 8:30PM

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