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Valerie Martin (born 1948, Missouri) is an American novelist and short story writer. She has also taught at Mount Holyoke College, Loyola University New Orleans, The University of New Orleans, The University of Alabama, and Sarah Lawrence College, among other institutions. She is a graduate of the MFA Program for Poets & Writers at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has one child, Adrienne, born in 1975.

Her novel Property (2003) won the prestigious Orange Prize. Her other fictional works include Set in Motion (1978), Alexandra (1979), A Recent Martyr (1987), The Consolation of Nature and Other Stories (1988), The Great Divorce (1993), Italian Fever (1999), The Unfinished Novel and Other Stories (2006), and Trespass (2007), as well as Salvation: Scenes from the Life of St. Francis (2001), a biography of St. Francis of Assisi. Her most recent novel, The Confessions of Edward Day, was published in August 2009.

Her 1990 novel, Mary Reilly, a retelling of The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde from the point of view of a servant in the doctor's house, was released in 1996 as the Columbia TriStar Pictures film, Mary Reilly. It is directed by Stephen Frears and stars John Malkovich as Dr. Jekyll and Julia Roberts as Mary.

The short subject film Surface Calm (2001) is based on her short story of the same title from her first book, Love (1977).

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Total Books: 95
Anton and Cecil Book 2 Cats on Track
2016 - Anton and Cecil Book 2 Cats on Track (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781616206383
ISBN-10: 1616206381
Genre: Children's Books
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The Ghost of the Mary Celeste
2015 - The Ghost of the Mary Celeste (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781780226217
ISBN-10: 1780226217
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Ghost of the Mary Celeste A Novel
2014 - The Ghost of the Mary Celeste a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780385533508
ISBN-10: 0385533500
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Anton and Cecil Cats at Sea
2013 - Anton and Cecil Cats at Sea (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781616202460
ISBN-10: 1616202467
Genre: Children's Books
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The Confessions of Edward Day
2010 - The Confessions of Edward Day [Vintage Contemporaries] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780307389206
ISBN-10: 0307389200
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Trespass
2008 - Trespass (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781400095513
ISBN-10: 1400095514
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Trespass
2007 - Trespass (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780385515450
ISBN-10: 0385515456
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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The Unfinished Novel and Other stories
2007 - The Unfinished Novel and Other Stories (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780753821923
ISBN-10: 0753821923
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Trespass A Novel
2007 - Trespass a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780297851783
ISBN-10: 0297851780
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Trespass
2007 - Trespass [Audio CD - Unabridged] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780792750178
ISBN-10: 0792750179
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Unfinished Novel and Other Stories
2006 - Unfinished Novel and Other Stories (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780297848554
ISBN-10: 0297848550
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The Unfinished Novel
2006 - The Unfinished Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780385515443
ISBN-10: 0385515448
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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2005 - Italian Fever [Charwood Large Print] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
Set in Motion
2005 - Set in Motion (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780753818572
ISBN-10: 0753818574
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Love
2005 - Love (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781904435389
ISBN-10: 1904435386
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Alexandra
2005 - Alexandra (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780753818459
ISBN-10: 0753818450
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A Recent Matyr
2005 - A Recent Matyr (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780753820421
ISBN-10: 0753820420
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Salvation Scenes from the Life of St Francis
The Great Divorce
2004 - The Great Divorce (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780753820247
ISBN-10: 0753820242
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Italian Fever  A Novel
2004 - Italian Fever a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780297848868
ISBN-10: 0297848860
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Italian Fever A Novel
2004 - Italian Fever a Novel (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780752867120
ISBN-10: 0752867121
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Property
2004 - Property [Vintage Contemporaries] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780375713309
ISBN-10: 0375713301
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Substores
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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2001 - A Recent Martyr [Voices of the South] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2001 - Mary Reilly [Vintage Contemporaries] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
2000 - Italian Fever a Novel [Vintage Contemporaries] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
Indesirable [Collections Litterature - French Edition] (Paperback)