VITA 
BOOKS
 

ISLAND SOJOURN,
a memoir

New York: Harper and Row, 1980
Ontario: Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1980
London: Pavanne Editions, Pan, 1988
St. Paul, MN: Graywolf Press, 1991
 

BEYOND THE MOUNTAIN,
a novel

New York: Harper and Row, 1983
Barcelona: Editorial Argos Vergara, 1984,
as Mas Allá De La Montaña.
Translated by Maria Jose Rodellar.
London: Pavanne Editions, Pan, 1985
Budapest: Europa Konyukiado, 1989,
as A Hegyen Tul.
Translated by Sebestyen Eva.
St. Paul, MN: Graywolf Press, 1993
 

BAD GUYS,
a novel

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986
London: MacMillan, 1987
London: Pan Editions, 1988
 

BINDING SPELL,
a novel

New York: Doubleday, 1989
London: MacMillan, 1989
London: Pan Books, 1989
Book-of-the-Month Club Alternate,1989
Quality Paperback Book Club, 1989
New York: Bantam Books, 1990
 

LOOKING FOR THE KLONDIKE STONE,
a memoir

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993
 

ANTARCTIC NAVIGATION,
a novel

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994
Frankfurt: Wolfgang Kruger Verlag, 1996,
as Eislandfahrt. Translated by Hans and 
Michaela Link. 
New York: Ballantine Books, 1996
Barcelona: Ediciones B, S.A., 1999,
as Surcando el Antártico, Translation Eduardo 
Iriarte. (also Bogotá, Buenos Aires, Caracas, Madrid, 
México D. F., Montevideo, Quito, Santiago de Chile)
London: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2003 

 

BRING DEEPS,
a novel

London: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2003

       
GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS
 

William Sloane Fellowship in Prose
from the Bread Loaf WritersÔ Conference,
Middlebury, VT. 1980

Writing Fellowship from the Ossabaw
Island Project, Savannah, GA, 1981

Grant-in-Aid from the Vermont Council
on the Arts, Montpelier, VT, 1981-1982

Fellowship in Prose from the National
Endowment for the Arts,
Washington, D.C., 1982-1983

Master Artist Fellowship from the
Indiana Arts Commission,
Indianapolis, IN, 1988

Fellowship in Fiction from the 
National Endowment for the Arts,
Washington, D.C., 1989-1990

Antarctic Artists and Writers
Operational Support Grant from the
National Science Foundation,
Washington, D.C. 1990

           
      AWARDS AND HONORS
 

Antarctic Navigation was chosen by
the New York Times as a Notable
Book for 1995

Antarctic Navigation received a 
Critics Choice Award from the 
San Francisco Review of Books 
and TodayÔs First Edition, 1995

Antarctic Navigation was chosen as 
a Best Book of 1995 by A Common Reader 

Antarctic Navigation received the
Ohioana Book Award For Fiction, from
the Oioana Library Association, 1996

       
READINGS
 

From Island Sojourn

The Pentangle Council on the Arts,
Woodstock, VT, Feb ╬81 
Bread Loaf WritersÔ Conference,
Middlebury, VT, Aug. ╬80

From Beyond the Mountain

Miami University, Oxford, OH, Nov. ╬83
ŃThe WriterÔs Voice,ń West Side Y,
New York, NY, Oct. ╬83

From Bad Guys

Indiana University, Bloomington,
IN, Sept. ╬86
Bread Loaf WritersÔ Conference,
Middlebury, VT, Aug. Ô84

From Binding Spell

The WritersÔ Center of Indianapolis,
IN, Oct. Ô88
Bread Loaf WritersÔ Conference,
Middlebury, VT, Aug. ╬87
Indianapolis Museum of Art,
Indianapolis, IN, Jan. ╬86

From Looking for the Klondike Stone

The Northshire Bookstore,
Manchester, VT, July ╬93

From Antarctic Navigation

Lane Public Library, Oxford, OH, April 3, ╬96
The Thurber House, Columbus, OH, March 22, ╬96
Miami University, Oxford, OH, Feb.23, ╬95
Books & Company, Dayton, OH, Feb. 21,Ô95
Chapters Books, Washington, D.C., Feb.16, ╬95
Posner Books, New York, NY, Feb. 15, ╬95
Brookline Booksmith, Brookline, MA, Feb. 14, ╬95
Joseph Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati, OH, Feb. 10, ╬95
The Tattered Cover, Denver, CO, Jan. 30, Ô95
Elliott Bay Books, Seattle, WA, Jan. 28,╬ 95
KeplerÔs Books, Menlo Park, CA, Jan, 27,╬95
Capitola Book Cafe, Capitola, CA, Jan. 26, ╬95
The Hungry Mind, Minneapolis, MN, Jan. 25, ╬95
Unabridged Books, Chicago, IL, Jan. 24, ╬95
Barnes and Noble, Indianapolis, IN, Jan. 23, ╬95
New England Booksellers Association, Boston, MA, Sept. Ô94
Bread Loaf WritersÔ Conference, Middlebury, VT, Aug.╬94