Books by Jane Vandenburgh

THE WRONG DOG DREAM by Jane Vandenburgh
Released: April 9, 2013

"Sincere and at times even lyrical, but not especially compelling."
Novelist and memoirist Vandenburgh (Architecture of the Novel, 2010, etc.) tells the story of her relationships with two family dogs while exploring her own inner emotional landscapes. Read full book review >
Released: March 1, 2009

"Effectively employing the author's fiction-writing talents to tell her life story, this memoir will likely cause readers to seek out her novels."
Novelist Vandenburgh (The Physics of Sunset, 1999, etc.) writes lyrically about her chaotic life. Read full book review >
FAILURE TO ZIGZAG by Jane Vandenburgh
Released: March 7, 1989

Like Mona Simpson's Anywhere But Here, this disturbing first novel concerns the strained relations between a loony mother and her long-suffering daughter at large in the madness of modern California—and does so with a sense of humor. Read full book review >