Search - List of Books by Peter Rock

Peter Rock (born 1967) is an American novelist born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is an associate professor of creative writing at Reed College.

He attended Deep Springs College and received a BA in English from Yale University. He was a Wallace Stegner Fellow at the Stanford Writing Program from 1995-1997. The manuscript for his novel This Is the Place won the Henfield Award in 1996. Before joining Reed in 2001, he taught fiction at the University of Pennsylvania and at San Francisco State University. He received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship.

In 2010, Rock's novel My Abandonment received an Alex Award by the American Library Association.

His short stories have appeared in Tin House, Zoetrope, Polite, One Story, and other literary magazines. These stories comprise his 2006 release, The Unsettling, a compilation of Rock’s stories.

Rock’s fiction focuses on characters on the fringe of society...outsiders, wanderers...and allows his readers to see into the minds of these otherwise invisible characters.

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Total Books: 21
Spells A Novel Within Photographs
2017 - Spells a Novel Within Photographs (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781619029002
ISBN-10: 1619029006
Genres: Arts & Photography, Literature & Fiction
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Klickitat
2016 - Klickitat (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781419718946
ISBN-10: 1419718940
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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The Shelter Cycle
2014 - The Shelter Cycle (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780544289635
ISBN-10: 0544289633
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Meine Wildnis
2011 - Meine Wildnis (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783832196332
ISBN-10: 3832196331
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My Abandonment
2010 - My Abandonment (Hardcover)Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781606867471
ISBN-10: 1606867474
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Unsettling
2007 - The Unsettling (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781596922143
ISBN-10: 1596922141
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Unsettling Stories
2006 - The Unsettling Stories (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781596921719
ISBN-10: 1596921714
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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The Bewildered
2006 - The Bewildered (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781596921795
ISBN-10: 159692179X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Ambidextrist
2004 - The Ambidextrist (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781931561860
ISBN-10: 1931561869
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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The Ambidextrist A Novel
2002 - The Ambidextrist a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781893956223
ISBN-10: 1893956229
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Carnival Wolves
1998 - Carnival Wolves (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780385492096
ISBN-10: 038549209X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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This Is the Place
1997 - This Is the Place (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385485982
ISBN-10: 0385485980
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 0.5/5 Stars.
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