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Howard Frank Mosher

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Howard Frank Mosher is the author of eleven novels and two travel memoirs. Born in the Catskill Mountains in 1942, Mosher has lived in Vermont’s fabled Northeast Kingdom since 1964.


He has won many awards for his fiction, including Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Arts fellowships, the American Academy of Arts and Letters Literature Award, the American Civil Liberties Award for Excellence in the Arts, the Vermont Governor's Award for Excellence in the Arts, the New England Book Award and, most recently, the 2011 New England Independent Booksellers Association's President's Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Arts. 


Four of his novels, DisappearancesA Stranger in the Kingdom, Where the Rivers Flow North and Northern Borders have been made into acclaimed feature movies by the Vermont independent filmmaker Jay Craven. 

Howard and Phillis, his wife of 51 years, have a grown son and daughter.

Points North: Stories Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250161932
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 23rd, 2018

The final book by one of America’s most treasured writers.


A Stranger in the Kingdom: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780618240104
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Published: Mariner Books - September 4th, 2002

Howard Frank Mosher has earned both critical acclaim and a wide readership for his vivid historical portraits of northern New England residents in his fictional Kingdom County, Vermont. A Stranger in the Kingdom tells the unforgettable story of a brutal murder in a small town and the devastating events that follow.


Disappearances Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780618694068
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Published: Mariner Books - March 29th, 2006

Winner of the New England Book Award, Howard Frank Mosher’s endearing novel is both a heroic adventure and a thrilling coming-of-age story. It is the memorable tale of a young man named Wild Bill Bonhomme, his larger-than-life father, Quebec Bill, and their whiskey-smuggling exploits along the Vermont-Canada border in 1932.


God's Kingdom: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250096364
Availability: Backordered
Published: Picador - October 11th, 2016

Howard Frank Mosher is one of America's most acclaimed writers. His fiction, set in the world of Vermont's Northeast Kingdom, chronicles the intertwining family histories of the natives, wanderers, outcasts, and fugitives--white, Native American, escaped slaves fleeing north, French Canadians, and others--who settled in this remote and beautiful place.


Northern Borders: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780618240098
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Published: Mariner Books - September 4th, 2002

Northern Borders is Mosher’s nostalgic novel of life in northern Vermont’s Kingdom County, as told by a man remembering his boyhood. In 1948 six-year-old Austen Kittredge III leaves his widowed father to live with his paternal grandparents on their farm in the township of Lost Nation.


Waiting for Teddy Williams Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780618619030
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Published: Mariner Books - August 2nd, 2005

In "one of the funniest and most heartfelt baseball stories in recent memory" (Publishers Weekly), Howard Frank Mosher returns to Kingdom Common, Vermont, to spin a touching coming-of-age tale in an America that has almost disappeared.


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