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Maxine Chernoff (born 1952) is an American novelist, writer, poet, academic and literary magazine editor. She was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, and attended the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Chernoff is a professor and Chair of the Creative Writing program at San Francisco State University. With her husband, Paul Hoover, she edits the long-running literary journal "New American Writing". She is the author of six books of fiction and ten books of poetry, most recently The Turning (which appeared in May 2008) and Among the Names (2005), both from Apogee Press.

Both her novel American Heaven and her book of short stories, Some of Her Friends That Year, were finalists for the Bay Area Book Reviewers Award. With Paul Hoover, she has translated The Selected Poems of Friedrich Hölderlin, which was published by Omnidawn Press in 2008, and won the 2009 PEN Translation Award. She has read her poetry in Liege, Belgium; Cambridge, England; Sydney, Australia; Berlin, Germany; Sao Paolo, Brazil; Glasgow, Scotland; Yunnan Province, China; and St. Petersburg, Russia, and Prague, Czech Republic.

She currently lives in Mill Valley, California, with her husband and three children.

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Total Books: 29
2017 - Camera (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780998859439
ISBN-10: 0998859435
Genre: Literature & Fiction

2012 - Without (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781848611962
ISBN-10: 184861196X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Turning
2008 - The Turning (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780978766740
ISBN-10: 0978766741

Among the Names
2005 - Among the Names (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780974468785
ISBN-10: 0974468789
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Evolution of the Bridge Selected Prose Poems
2004 - Evolution of the Bridge Selected Prose Poems (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781844710386
ISBN-10: 1844710386
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Some of Her Friends That Year  New and Selected Stories
2002 - Some of Her Friends That Year New and Selected Stories (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781566891271
ISBN-10: 1566891272
Genre: Literature & Fiction

2001 - World Poems 1991-2001 [Salt Modern Poets S.] (Hardcover)Paperback
Bridge Issue 1 Volume 1
2000 - Bridge Issue 1 Volume 1 [Bridge; Stories and Ideas] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780970578204
ISBN-10: 0970578202
Genre: Literature & Fiction

A Boy in Winter
2000 - A Boy in Winter (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780732266295
ISBN-10: 0732266297

American Heaven A Novel
1996 - American Heaven a Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781566890410
ISBN-10: 1566890411
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.

Back to the Past
1994 - Back to the Past [Attractions, Bk. 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780809236879
ISBN-10: 0809236877
Genres: Children's Books, Reference

1988 - Japan (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780939691012
ISBN-10: 0939691019

1987 - Bop [Vintage Contemporaries] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780394755229
ISBN-10: 0394755227
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

Plain Grief
Plain Grief (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780671724634
ISBN-10: 0671724630
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Birthplaces of Ideasbook 4
Birthplaces of Ideasbook 4 [Contemporary's Attractions, Bk. 4] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780809236855
ISBN-10: 0809236850
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Reference

Sun and Games
Sun and Games [Attractions, Bk. 3] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780809236862
ISBN-10: 0809236869
Genres: Reference, Travel

It's Colossal
It's Colossal [Attractions, Bk. 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780809236886
ISBN-10: 0809236885
Genre: Reference

In the News  Mastering Reading and Language Skills with the Newspaper
New Faces of 1952
New Faces of 1952 [Ithaca House Poetry Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780878861248
ISBN-10: 0878861246

Utopia TV Store
Utopia Tv Store (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780916328139
ISBN-10: 0916328139

Leap Year Day New and Selected Poems
Leap Year Day New and Selected Poems (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780929968117
ISBN-10: 0929968115

Will Work For Peace New Political Poems
Will Work for Peace New Political Poems (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780966645910
ISBN-10: 096664591X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Teen & Young Adult