Thomas Belton

Thomas Belton is an author with extensive publications in fiction, poetry, non-fiction, magazine feature writing, science writing, and journalism. His professional memoir, “Protecting New Jersey’s Environment: From Cancer Alley to the New Garden State” (Rutgers University Press) won “Best Book in Science Writing for the General Public” by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.

His most recently published Young Adult short stories include:

Black Toms by Thomas Belton (July 2022) Fterota Logia Volume 4

Peter-by-the-Bay by Thomas Belton (June 15, 2021) Adelaide Literary Magazine. No. 46

The Bargeman’s Daughter: Seneca Village Arises by Thomas Belton (January 3, 2021) Meet Me at 19th Street Literary Journal WINNER: Arch Street Press Writing Contest: Best First Chapter in a novel dealing with racial inequality.

His work in Fterota Logia: Black Tom’s and The Pooka