Valerie Martin

Valerie Martin is the author of nine novels, including The Confessions of Edward Day, Mary Reilly, The Great Divorce, Italian Fever, Property, and Trespass; three collections of short fiction; and a biography of St. Francis of Assisi, titled Salvation. She has been awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Kafka Prize (for Mary Reilly), and Britain’s Orange Prize (for Property). She has taught in writing programs at Mt. Holyoke College, the University of Massachusetts, and Sarah Lawrence College, among others.

Online Resources

Valerie Martin’s website