Search - List of Books by John Biguenet

John Biguenet has published six books, including Oyster, a novel, and The Torturer's Apprentice: Stories, released in the U.S. by Ecco/HarperCollins and widely translated. His work has received an O. Henry Award for short fiction and a Harper's Magazine Writing Award among other distinctions, and his poems, stories and essays have been reprinted or cited in The Best American Mystery Stories, Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, The Best American Short Stories, Best Music Writing, and various other anthologies. His work has appeared in such magazines as Granta, Esquire, North American Review, Oxford American, Playboy, Storie (Rome), Story, and Zoetrope. Named its first guest columnist by The New York Times, Biguenet chronicled in both columns and videos his return to New Orleans after its catastrophic flooding and the efforts to rebuild the city .

Biguenet’s radio play Wundmale, which premiered on Westdeutscher Rundfunk, Germany's largest radio network, was rebroadcast by Österreichischer Rundfunk, the Austrian national radio and television network. Two of his stories have been featured in Selected Shorts at Symphony Space on Broadway. The Vulgar Soul won the 2004 Southern New Plays Festival and was a featured production in 2005 at Southern Rep Theatre; he and the play were profiled in American Theatre magazine. Rising Water was the winner of the 2006 National New Play Network Commission Award, a 2006 National Showcase of New Plays selection, and a 2007 recipient of an Access to Artistic Excellence development and production grant from the National Endowment for the Arts as well as the 2007 Big Easy Theatre Award for Best Original Play; it has had numerous productions around the country. Shotgun, the second play in his Rising Water cycle, premiered in 2009 at Southern Rep Theatre, with subsequent productions at the Orlando Shakespeare Theater and Florida Studio Theatre, both in 2010; it won a 2009 National New Play Network Continued Life of New Plays Fund Award and was a 2009 recipient of an Access to Artistic Excellence development and production grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. He was awarded a Marquette Fellowship for the writing of Night Train, his new play, which he developed on a Studio Attachment at the National Theatre in London. In 2008, Biguenet was named Theatre Person of the Year at the Big Easy Theatre Awards, the region’s major professional theater awards.

Having served twice as president of the American Literary Translators Association and as writer-in-residence at various universities, he is currently the Robert Hunter Distinguished University Professor at Loyola University in New Orleans.

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Total Books: 14
Silence
2015 - Silence [Object Lessons] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781628921427
ISBN-10: 1628921420
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Politics & Social Sciences
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The Rising Water Trilogy
2015 - The Rising Water Trilogy (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780807161401
ISBN-10: 0807161403
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Shotgun
2011 - Shotgun (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822225003
ISBN-10: 082222500X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Before  After Louisiana Photographers' Visual Reactions to Hurricane Katrina
Le Secret Du Bayou
2010 - Le Secret Du Bayou [French Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782253128144
ISBN-10: 2253128147
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Torturer's Apprentice
2004 - The Torturer's Apprentice (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780752859651
ISBN-10: 075285965X
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Oyster  A Novel
2003 - Oyster a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060514471
ISBN-10: 0060514477
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Substores
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.
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Oyster A Novel
2002 - Oyster a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060198367
ISBN-10: 0060198362
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Substores
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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The Torturer's Apprentice  Stories
2002 - The Torturer's Apprentice Stories (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060007454
ISBN-10: 0060007451
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Substores
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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Oyster
2002 - Oyster (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780752846859
ISBN-10: 075284685X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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The Torturer's Apprentice
2001 - The Torturer's Apprentice (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780060198350
ISBN-10: 0060198354
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Oyster
Oyster (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780752842271
ISBN-10: 0752842277
Genre: Romance
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