Books by Jesmyn Ward

MEN WE REAPED by Jesmyn Ward
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 17, 2013

"A modern rejoinder to Black Like Me, Beloved and other stories of struggle and redemption—beautifully written, if sometimes too sad to bear."
An assured yet scarifying memoir by young, supremely gifted novelist Ward (Salvage the Bones, 2011, etc.). Read full book review >
SALVAGE THE BONES by Jesmyn Ward
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 30, 2011

"A superbly realized work of fiction that, while Southern to the bone, transcends its region to become universal."
An evocative novel of a family torn apart by grief, hardship, misunderstanding and, soon, the biggest storm any of them has ever seen. Read full book review >
WHERE THE LINE BLEEDS by Jesmyn Ward
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 20, 2008

"A promising debut."
Blues on the bayou, and blood to boot. Read full book review >