Biography

Howard Norman

Howard Norman is a three-time winner of National Endowment for the Arts fellowships and a winner of the Lannan Award for fiction. His 1987 novel, THE NORTHERN LIGHTS, was nominated for a National Book Award, as was his 1994 novel THE BIRD ARTIST. He is also author of the novels THE MUSEUM GUARD, THE HAUNTING OF L and DEVOTION. His books have been translated into 12 languages. Norman teaches in the MFA program at the University of Maryland. He lives in Washington, D.C., and Vermont with his wife and daughter.

Howard Norman

Books by Howard Norman

by Howard Norman - Fiction

Sam Lattimore meets Elizabeth Church in 1970s Halifax, in an art gallery. The sparks are immediate, leading quickly to a marriage that is dear, erotically charged and brief. In Howard Norman’s new novel, the gleam of the marriage and the circumstances of Elizabeth’s murder are revealed in heart-stopping increments.