Books by Thomas Christopher Greene

I was born and raised in Worcester, Massachusetts, the sixth of seven children born to Richard and Dolores Greene. My father was a college professor (who later became a college president) and my mother taught kindergarten. We were one of those big Irish C


THE HEADMASTER'S WIFE by Thomas Christopher Greene
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"Although the puzzle element threatens to overwhelm the narrative, this is a moving testament to the vicissitudes of love and loss, regret and hope."
A headmaster and his wife suffer intimations of mortality on a bucolic Vermont campus. Read full book review >
ENVIOUS MOON by Thomas Christopher Greene
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2007

"The plain prose is curiously cool and can be distancing, but Shakespeare, as reinterpreted by Greene (I'll Never Be Long Gone, 2005, etc.), still has the power to shock."
A mistake leads to obsession and tragedy in this stark modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet. Read full book review >
I’LL NEVER BE LONG GONE by Thomas Christopher Greene
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2005

"Love eventually wins out in this quiet melodrama, though it's hardly a thrill as described in Greene's uninflected prose."
Two brothers in rural Vermont carry on dutifully after the suicide of their father, in Greene's uncomplicated, heavily moralistic debut. Read full book review >
MIRROR LAKE by Thomas Christopher Greene
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2003

"Earnest and engaging: a nicely turned-out if unsurprising debut that's not likely to stay in a reader's mind for long."
A twentysomething man comes of age somewhat belatedly, in part by discovering an old man's secret past. Read full book review >