Subjects Freshman Year Reading African American Studies African Studies American Studies Anthropology Art, Film, Music and Architecture Asian Studies Business and Economics Criminology Education Environmental Studies Foreign Language Instructional Materials Gender Studies History Irish Studies Jewish Studies Latin American & Caribbean Studies Law and Legal Studies Literature and Drama Literature in Spanish Media Issues, Journalism and Communication Middle East Studies Native American Studies Philosophy Political Science Psychology Reference Religion Russian and Eastern European Studies Science and Mathematics Sociology Study Aids


E-Newsletters: Click here to be notified of new titles in your field
Click here to request Desk/Exam copies
Freshman Year Reading
View Our Award Winners
Click here to view our Catalogs
Wallace Stegner

  • About this Author
author spotlight

Wallace Stegner (1909-1993) was the author of, among other novels, Remembering Laughter, 1937; The Big Rock Candy Mountain, 1943; Joe Hill, 1950; All the Little Live Things, 1967 (Commonwealth Club Gold Medal); A Shooting Star, 1961; Angle of Repose, 1971 (Pulitzer Prize); The Spectator Bird, 1976 (National Book Award, 1977); Recapitulation, 1979; and Crossing to Safety, 1987. His nonfiction includes Beyond the Hundredth Meridian, 1954; Wolf Willow, 1963; The Sound of Mountain Water (essays), 1969; The Uneasy Chair: A Biography of Bernard DeVoto, 1974; and Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs: Living and Writing in the West (1992). Three...

Read More

author bookshelf
Sort: Date  Format  Price  Title

Exam Copy
The Ox-Bow Incident

Written by Walter Van Tilburg Clark
Introduction by Wallace Stegner


Format: Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: April 27, 2004
Price: $6.95

Set in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing and realistic portrait of frontier life and mob violence in the American West. First published in 1940, it focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

Exam Copy
The Ox-Bow Incident

Written by Walter Van Tilburg Clark
Introduction by Wallace Stegner


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: March 13, 2001
Price: $12.00

Set in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing and realistic portrait of frontier life and mob violence in the American West. First published in 1940, it focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a paperback.

The Ox-Bow Incident

Written by Walter Van Tilburg Clark
Introduction by Wallace Stegner


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: October 12, 2011
Price: $5.99

Read more >
Also available as a paperback and a trade paperback.


Available
November 4, 2014
Exam Copy
Angle of Repose

Written by Wallace Stegner


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

Read more >

Crossing to Safety

Written by Wallace Stegner
Afterword by T.H. Watkins
Introduction by Terry Tempest Williams


Format: eBook, 368 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.

Exam Copy
Crossing to Safety

Written by Wallace Stegner
Afterword by T.H. Watkins
Introduction by Terry Tempest Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: April 9, 2002
Price: $16.00

Called a “magnificently crafted story . . . brimming with wisdom” by Howard Frank Mosher in The Washington Post Book World, Crossing to Safety has, since its publication in 1987, established itself as one of the greatest and most cherished American novels of the twentieth century. Tracing the lives, loves, and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Exam Copy
Great American Short Stories

Edited by Wallace Stegner and Mary Stegner


Format: Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Dell
On Sale: October 1, 1985
Price: $7.99

This superb collection of 26 classic stories by American masters of the art provides a comprehensive survey of the origin and growth of this literary form.

Includes:
Introduction * “Rip Van Winkle” by Washington Irving * “Young Goodman Brown” by Nathaniel Hawthorne * “The Fall of the House of Usher” by Edgar... Read more >

Exam Copy
Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs
Living and Writing in the West
Written by Wallace Stegner
Afterword by T.H. Watkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: April 9, 2002
Price: $15.00

Nominated for a National Book Critics Circle award, Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs gathers together Wallace Stegner’s most important and memorable writings on the American West: its landscapes, diverse history, and shifting identity; its beauty, fragility, and power. With subjects ranging from the writer’s own “migrant childhood” to... Read more >
Page 1 of 1