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  • Bibliography:
    5 Books
  • First Book:
    October 1978
  • Latest Book:
    October 2005
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Book List in Order: 5 titles

  • In The Tent Peg, award-winning novelist Aritha van Herk uses her unerring perception and impressive literary skill to capture the mystical mood of the Arctic and the people who are drawn to it. In this intriguing story, a young woman who disguises h...

  • Winner of the Writers' Guild of Alberta Award for Fiction

    Nominated for the Governor General's Award for Fiction

    Arachne Manteia is a road rider, a traveling sales rep who drives a classic Mercedes and ...

  • Internationally acclaimed novelist Aritha van Herk takes geography and fiction and creates of them a fiction mapped on the lines of geography, a geography following the course of fiction. A new reading of Tolstoy's tragic heroine Anna Karenina an...

  • Desperate to find a home, a restless, wandering woman determines that the only way she can appease her terrible homesickness is to occupy the still center of death. Unable to commit suicide, she hires a professional killer and contracts him to mu...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Aritha Van Herk has published 5 books.

Aritha Van Herk does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Restlessness, was published in October 2005.

The first book by Aritha Van Herk, Judith, was published in October 1978.

No. Aritha Van Herk does not write books in series.