Books by Vendela Vida

THE DIVER'S CLOTHES LIE EMPTY by Vendela Vida
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 2, 2015

"A speedy and suspenseful fish-out-of-water tale with a slyly philosophical bent."
A stolen backpack in Casablanca prompts a host of more psychological losses for the heroine of this high-tension narrative. Read full book review >
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: March 12, 2013

"A motley assortment of writers eloquently demonstrate that there is no single 'writing process'; there are myriad."
Editors at Believer magazine present an eclectic series of interviews. Read full book review >
THE LOVERS by Vendela Vida
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 22, 2010

"An elegant consideration of how death and distance tightens human connections—a big theme that Vida addresses with sure-footedness and charm."
A widow vacationing in Turkey becomes slowly awakened to the tensions in the lives surrounding her and in the ones she left behind. Read full book review >
LET THE NORTHERN LIGHTS ERASE YOUR NAME by Vendela Vida
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2007

"A luminescent and evocative tale of grief, free of the standard clichés."
A young woman's sudden identity crisis propels her to the isolated reaches of Lapland in Vida's powerful second novel. Read full book review >
AND NOW YOU CAN GO by Vendela Vida
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 22, 2003

"Hilarious and touching, icily removed, yet bracingly real."
Being held up at gunpoint either sends a college student into the throes of despair or gives her a new reason to live: maybe a healthy dash of both. Read full book review >