Marly Youmans

Cooperstown, New York

Little Jordan (David R. Godine, 1995)

Catherwood (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1996)

The Wolf Pit (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2001 - The Michael Shaara Award; short list, The Southern Book Award)

The Curse of the Raven Mocker (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003)

Claire (Louisiana State University Poetry Series, 2003)

Ingledove (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2005)

Val/Orson (UK: P. S. Publishing, 2009)

The Throne of Psyche (Mercer, 2011)

A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage (Mercer, 2012 - The Ferrol Sams Award for Fiction)

The Foliate Head (UK: Stanza Press, 2012)

Thaliad (Montreal, CA: Phoenicia Publishing, 2012)

Marly Youmans is the best-kept secret among contemporary American writers. She writes like an angel—an angel who has learned what it is to be human. --John Wilson, editor, Books & Culture Magazine

  • Work
    • Novelist, poet, short story writer