Four countries, thirty cities. My biggest tour ever, for The Secret Chord,
Four countries, thirty cities. My biggest tour ever, for The Secret Chord, kicks off October 6 in Boston. You can see all my dates here
Andrew Lincoln as Michael Mompellion in Year of Wonders? His company has optioned the novel. Now, who…
Book Expo at the vast Javits Center can be overwhelming, so it was good to see so many booksellers I know at my signing.
Honored to chair the National Book Award’s Fiction jury, and to present the prize to Phil Klay, for Redeployment
Writing in The Guardian, reviewer Alfred Hickling professed himself stunned by Geraldine Brooks’ tale of the black death village that sacrificed itself for the health of a nation, Year of Wonders… “It begins with the scent of rotting apples and a flush that looks like rose petals blooming beneath the skin. Then the yellow-purple pustule appears, swelling […]
A conversation with Geraldine Brooks Your previous two novels are set during Europe’s plague years and the American Civil War. Now, you’ve created an epic story about art and religious persecution. What is it that draws you to a particular subject? Or a particular historical era? I love to find stories from the past where […]