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Lenore Hart

Breiseth Hall • 570-408-4235(T) • 570-408-7846 (F) • Email

Lenore Hart – Novelist, Poet, Essayist.

Lenore Hart is the author of seven novels: Waterwoman (Barnes &Noble Discover Award, Fiction), Ordinary Springs, Becky, The Raven's Bride, and Black River; and in Europe, Dark Woods (Svart Frikt) and Black River (Sort Elv). Several works have been published in Scandinavian, Brazilian and Portuguese editions as well. Her Young Adult and children's books are T. Rex at Swan Lake, The Treasure of Savage Island, and the forthcoming Still Life, With Dragons. Her short stories, memoirs, essays, articles, poetry, lyrics, and reviews have been published and some have won awards internationally. She’s been a visiting writer or writer in residence at Florida State, Flagler College, The New College, Old Dominion University, The U.S. Naval Academy, Florida College, George Mason University, and Elizabethtown College. She’s received awards and fellowship grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, The Virginia Commission for the Arts, The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, The Florida Fine Arts Council, and Old Dominion. She has been featured on Voice of America, in Poets and Writers, and on three episodes of the syndicated PBS series Writer To Writer. She's on the faculty of the Norman Mailer Center, the Ossabaw Island Writers Retreat 2014, and is also fiction acquisitions editor for Northampton House Press. 

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