Books by Molly Gloss

FALLING FROM HORSES by Molly Gloss
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 28, 2014

"Don't expect a neatly structured plot, but the acute sense of time and place, coupled with a cast of characters drawn with unsentimental but abiding affection, makes for a hypnotic read."
Gloss (The Hearts of Horses, 2007, etc.) presents moviemaking as anything but glamorous in this fictional memoir by an aging artist recalling his year as a movie extra/stuntman in 1938 Hollywood. Read full book review >
THE HEARTS OF HORSES by Molly Gloss
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 6, 2007

"Despite the sometimes wrenching shifts in narrative point of view, Gloss (Wild Life, 2000, etc.) offers an acutely observed, often lyrical portrayal that mirrors our own era and, title notwithstanding, has as much to say about people as about horses."
As America commits fully to World War I, a lady horse whisperer likewise resolves to succeed. Read full book review >
WILD LIFE by Molly Gloss
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 8, 2000

"Never has there been a more authentic, persuasive, or moving evocation of this elusive legend: a masterpiece."
Cigar-smoking, feminist writer of dime-store adventure novels for women meets Bigfoot in 1905: from the author of The Jump-off Creek (1989) and The Dazzle of Day (1997). Read full book review >
THE DAZZLE OF DAY by Molly Gloss
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 1, 1997

"Your move."
Multigenerational starship yarn, a first science fiction venture for the mainstream author of The Jump-Off Creek (1989), etc. After 140 years traveling through space, propelled by its solar sails, Dusty Miller finally draws near a new world. Read full book review >