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Norman Rush (born October 24, 1933 in Oakland, California) is an American novelist whose introspective novels and short stories are set in Botswana in the 1980s. He is the son of Roger and Leslie (Chesse) Rush. He was the recipient of the 1991 National Book Award and the 1992 Irish Times/Aer Lingus International Fiction Prize for his novel Mating.

Rush was born in San Francisco and graduated from Swarthmore College in 1956. After working for fifteen years as a book dealer, he changed careers to become a teacher and found he had more time to write. He submitted a short story about his teaching experiences to The New Yorker, and it was published in 1978.

Rush and his wife worked as co-workers for the Peace Corps in Botswana from 1978 to 1983, which provided material for a collection of short stories he published as Whites in 1986, and for which he was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. His Botswana experience was also used in his first novel, Mating, which won a National Book Award for fiction in 1991, and in his second novel, Mortals.

He lives in Rockland County, New York.

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Total Books: 24
Subtle Bodies
2014 - Subtle Bodies [Vintage International] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781400077137
ISBN-10: 1400077133
Genre: Literature & Fiction

n1 Number Seventeen The Evil Issue
2013 - N1 Number Seventeen the Evil Issue (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780989078214
ISBN-10: 0989078213

2009 - Blancs [LES] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782213636108
ISBN-10: 2213636109

De simples mortels
2007 - De Simples Mortels (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782213634142
ISBN-10: 2213634149

2006 - Mortals (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099452355
ISBN-10: 0099452359

1993 - Whites (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099207818
ISBN-10: 0099207818

1993 - Mating (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099207917
ISBN-10: 0099207915
Genre: Literature & Fiction

1992 - Mating (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780679737094
ISBN-10: 067973709X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.

1992 - Whites (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780679738169
ISBN-10: 0679738169
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.

Whites Stories
1986 - Whites Stories (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780394544717
ISBN-10: 0394544714
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Whites Stories
Whites Stories (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780020238416
ISBN-10: 002023841X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Earth Stars and Writers
Earth Stars and Writers [The National Book Week Lectures] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780844407715
ISBN-10: 0844407712
Genre: Literature & Fiction

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