ANTHONY MARRA is theNew York Times bestselling author of a National Book Awards Longlist selection, A Constellation of Vital Phenomena. He is the winner of a Whiting Award, a Pushcart Prize, The Atlantic's Student Writing Contest, and the Narrative Prize and his work was anthologized in Best American Nonrequired Reading 2012. A graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop and a former Stegner Fellow, he now teaches at Stanford University. He has lived and studied in Eastern Europe, and resides in Oakland, CA.
Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Hogarth On Sale: February 4, 2014 Price: $15.00
Paperback coming February 2014.
Longlisted for the National Book Award
In a small rural village in Chechnya, eight-year-old Havaa watches from the woods as Russian soldiers abduct her father in the middle of the night and then set fire to her home. When their lifelong neighbor Akhmed finds Havaa hiding in the...
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Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
Publisher: Hogarth On Sale: May 7, 2013 Price: $26.00
A New York Times Notable Book of 2013 In a nearly abandoned hospital in Chechnya, eight-year-old Havaa, her neighbor Akhmed, who rescues her after her father's disappearance, and Sonja, the doctor tending to her, ruminate on their pasts and confront the tragedy and hope that mark them and their war-ravaged land. Anthony...
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