Amy Bloom
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Amy Bloom

AMY BLOOM is the author of two novels and two collections of short stories, one a nominee for the National Book Award and the other a National Book Critics Circle Award nominee. Her stories have appeared in Best American Short Stories, Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, and numerous anthologies here and abroad. She has written for the New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, the Atlantic Monthly, Vogue, Slate, and Salon, among many other publications, and has won a National Magazine Award. Her first book of nonfiction, Normal: Transsexual CEOs, Crossdressing Cops, and Hermaphrodites with Attitude, is an exploration of the varieties of gender. A practicing psychotherapist, she lives in Connecticut and teaches at Yale University. Multiple Audie®; Award winner Barbara Rosenblat has been named a "Voice of the Twentieth Century" by AudioFile magazine. The New York Times writes,"Watch Ms. Rosenblat work...and you get the sense that even an Oscar winner might not be able to pull this off." She created the role of "Mrs. Medlock" in the Tony®; Award-winning Broadway musical The Secret Garden.

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    • White Houses

    • A Novel
    • By: Amy Bloom
    • Narrated by: Tonya Cornelisse
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 321
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 284
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 285

    Hick's bond with Eleanor is tested by forces both extraordinary and common, and as she grows as a woman and a writer, she never loses sight of the love of her life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I loved this story

    • By Joy Siegel on 03-03-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Lucky Us

    • A Novel
    • By: Amy Bloom
    • Narrated by: Alicyn Packard
    • Length: 7 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 155
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 130

    Lucky Us is a brilliantly written, deeply moving, fantastically funny novel of love, heartbreak, and luck....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Somewhat like being in the Oz Poppy Field

    • By SydSavvy on 10-20-14

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Away

    • By: Amy Bloom
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 203
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 66
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 64

    This epic, intimate novel follows a young Russian immigrant determined to make her way - and find her daughter - in the hip, harsh 1920s....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • the perils? of Lillian

    • By Phyllis on 10-22-07

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Where the God of Love Hangs Out

    • By: Amy Bloom
    • Narrated by: Susan Ericksen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19

    In this sensuous, funny, and heartbreaking new book, Amy Bloom explores the unexpected patterns that all forms of love and loss weave into our lives....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It's Not Where You Think

    • By Zella Bea on 06-05-10

    Regular price: $19.99

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