Search - List of Books by Ellen Akins

Ellen Akins was born and raised in South Bend, Indiana. She is the author of four novels, including:

  • Home Movie (Simon & Schuster) (1988)
  • Little Woman (Harper & Row) (1990)
  • Public Life (HarperCollins) (1993)
  • Hometown Brew (Alfred A. Knopf) (1998)
She has also authored a collection of short stories:

  • World Like a Knife (Johns Hopkins: Poetry and Fiction) (1991).
From 1975 to 1977, Ellen was a part of the Ensemble of Beyond Our Control, a youth-produced program that aired locally in South Bend on WNDU-TV Channel 16.

Her stories, reviews and articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Southwest Review, The Southern Review, Missouri Review and The Georgia Review.

She has been the recipient of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Ingram Merrill Foundation; a Literature Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters; and a Whiting Writer's Award (1989).

She currently lives in Cornucopia, Wisconsin and teaches in the MFA writing program at Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey.
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Total Books: 9
Hometown Brew
1998 - Hometown Brew (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780679447955
ISBN-10: 0679447954
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Public Life
1994 - Public Life (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060921804
ISBN-10: 0060921803
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Little Woman
1993 - Little Woman (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060923235
ISBN-10: 0060923237
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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World Like A Knife
1991 - World Like a Knife [Johns Hopkins: Poetry and Fiction] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780801842887
ISBN-10: 0801842883
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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World Like A Knife
1991 - World Like a Knife [Johns Hopkins: Poetry and Fiction] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780801842894
ISBN-10: 0801842891
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Little Woman
1990 - Little Woman (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780060163624
ISBN-10: 0060163623
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Home Movie
1988 - Home Movie (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780671661359
ISBN-10: 0671661353
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Public Life
Public Life (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780060167530
ISBN-10: 006016753X
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