Books by David Plante

BECOMING A LONDONER by David Plante
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 24, 2013

"A richly detailed document of the London art scene of the '60s and an affecting memoir of the artist as a young man."
A memoir of young love and life among literary lions. Read full book review >
THE FROZEN RABBI by Steve Stern
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: May 11, 2010

"An ethnic novel with universal implications. "
Yes, this is indeed a novel about a frozen rabbi who thaws in the late 20th century after being found by Bernie Karp, of Memphis, Tenn., in his parents' freezer. Read full book review >
ABC by David Plante
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 21, 2007

"About 40 percent of what should have been a terrific novel."
The death of a child commits his grieving father to a pilgrimage of scholarly investigation in this brooding 11th novel from the veteran NBA-nominated author (American Ghosts, 2005, etc.). Read full book review >
AMERICAN GHOSTS by David Plante
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2005

"A talented writer wrestles with demons, endeavoring to define and thus restrain—if not defeat—them."
From novelist Plante (The Age of Terror, 1999, etc.), an often-lyrical memoir of religion lost, sexual identity discovered, vocation found, and near-madness born of obsession. Read full book review >
ANNUNCIATION by David Plante
Released: May 1, 1994

Issues of faith and will are at the center of this meditative tale set in London, New York, and Moscow—a striking work in the author's signature style. Tall, dark Claire is a lapsed Catholic and survivor of her husband's suicide. Read full book review >