Book List:10 titles
  • “Mette Iversdatter’s window was a porthole on the winter sky.”Larry Woiwode brings us into the simple and anxious rhythms of life for a Norwegian farm girl in the first decade of the twentieth century. Christmas Eve falls in the midst of depriv...


  • Larry Woiwode's literary fame began with his first novel, the 1969 classic What I’m Going to Do, I Think, and continued unabated through his brilliant 2000 memoir What I Think I Did. In this deeply affecting follow-up to the latter, Woiwode address...


  • Woiwode first introduced the Neumiller family in the critically acclaimed novel Beyond the Bedroom Wall. In Born Brothers he returns to this North Dakota family, focusing on the 30-year relationship between two Neumiller brothers, Charles and Jerome....



  • In the sequel to What I'm Going to Do, I Think, Chris and Ellen return to northern Michigan while Chris writes his dissertation and reassesses his native American heritage, but a prowler menaces the cabin and a group of young Indians threatens him....


  • This volume collects Woiwode's original series, written for the New Yorker in the sixties and seventies and later incorporated into his second novel, Beyond the Bedroom Wall, but also a fresh harvest of more recent stories about the immigrant family ...


  • His real name is not Poppa John. His life has been built upon a variety of disguises. Close to seventy, wise, crotchety, troubled, outspoken, he is one of those elusive individuals whose very shifts and turnings serve to make him more himself and ent...



  • Nominated for several major awards and said by many to be one of the greatest novels of the century, Woiwode's epic is the story of four generations of the Neumiller family. "Nothing more beautiful and moving has been written in years". -- New York T...