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Cynthia Ozick


USA (1928 - )

Cynthia Ozick's essays, novels and short stories have won numerous prizes and awards; The Puttermesser Papers was a finalist for the National Book Award and Quarrel & Quandry was a finalist for the 1996 Pulitzer Prize. She lives in the New York City area.
 
Non fiction
Art and ArdorMetaphor and MemoryWhat Henry James KnewFame and Folly: Essays
Portrait of the Artist as a Bad Character: And Other Essays on WritingQuarrel and QuandaryThe Best American Essays: 1998The Din in the Head
 
Anthologies containing stories by Cynthia Ozick
Black Water
 
Short stories
The Pagan Rabbi [short story] (1966)


Awards
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction nominee (1984) : The Cannibal Galaxy
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction nominee (1988) : The Messiah of Stockholm
Orange Prize for Fiction Best Novel nominee (2012) : Foreign Bodies


Cynthia Ozick recommends
The Days Of Awe
The Days Of Awe (2005)
Hugh Nissenson
"I just finished The Days Of Awe. I am too moved to move. (Even this pen). An amazing novel. It is as if we are eavesdropping on life."
The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories
The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories (2008)
Bruno Schulz
"One of the most original imaginations in modern Europe."
Self Portraits
Self Portraits (2010)
Frederic Tuten
"An amazing, glittering, glowing, Proustian, Conradian, Borgesian, diamond-faceted, language-studded, myth-drowned Dream! "
When We Danced on Water
When We Danced on Water (2011)
Evan Fallenberg
"An impressive new novel."



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