Book
English

The book of Aron

Jim Shepard (author)
Title
The book of Aron
Author
Jim Shepard
Language
English
Publisher
London: Quercus, 2015
247 p.
ISBN
9781784290290 (hardback)

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Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 10 times in Flemish libraries

About Jim Shepard

Jim Shepard (born 1956) is an American novelist and short story writer, who teaches creative writing and film at Williams College.

Biography

Shepard was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He received a B.A. at Trinity College in 1978 and an MFA from Brown University in 1980. He currently teaches creative writing and film at Williams College. His wife, Karen Shepard, is also a novelist. They are on the editorial board of the literary magazine The Common, based at Amherst College.

Writing

Shepard's work has been published in McSweeney's, Granta, The Atlantic Monthly, Esquire, Harper's, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Ploughshares, Triquarterly, and Playboy. His short story collection — Like You'd Understand, Anyway — won the Story Prize in 2007, and was nominated for a Nation…Read more on Wikipedia