Peter Biello is the host of All Things Considered on New Hampshire Public Radio and a writer of short stories, novels, radio journalism, book reviews, and essays.

His fiction has appeared in a variety of literary journals and his story “Break and Enter” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize.

At NHPR, he’s the host of The Bookshelf from NHPR, a twice-monthly podcast that is available on iTunes. As a reporter, he specializes in reporting on military veterans and anything else that happens to be newsworthy.

He’s also the host of the “Weekly New Hampshire News Roundup” on The Exchange.

Before working at New Hampshire Public Radio, he was a producer/announcer at Vermont Public Radio and the host of Morning Edition at WHQR-FM in Wilmington, North Carolina.

He holds an MFA in Fiction from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and a BFA in Creative Writing from the University of Maine at Farmington.

He is the founder of the non-profit Burlington Writers Workshop, the founding editor of The Best of the Burlington Writers Workshop anthology series, and a co-founder of Mud Season Review.

Peter is a Justice of the Peace.

Born and raised in Fall River, Massachusetts, he lives in Concord, New Hampshire.

Peter on Twitter: @PeterBiello
The Bookshelf from NHPR on Twitter: @NHPRBookshelf