's books include U.P.: a novel
(nominated for the Sewanee Writers Series and Great Michigan Read), The Way North: Collected Upper Peninsula New Works
(2014 Michigan Notable Book awarded by the Library of Michigan, Eric Hoffer Book Award finalist, Midwest Book Award finalist, Foreword Book of the Year finalist, and Next Generation Indie Book Award finalist), and Here: Women Writing on Michigan's Upper Peninsula
(2016 IPPY/Independent Publisher Book Award Gold Medal Great Lakes—Best Regional Fiction and Next Generation Indie Book Award—Short Story finalist). Riekki
has three books upcoming with Michigan State University Press and McFarland.