Nomi Eve

Nomi Eve is the author of The Family Orchard, which was a Book-of-the-Month Club main selection and was nominated for a National Jewish Book Award. She has an MFA in fiction writing from Brown University and has worked as a freelance book reviewer for The Village Voice and New York Newsday. Her stories have appeared in Glimmer Train Stories, The Voice Literary Supplement, Conjunctions, and The International Quarterly. She is currently a lecturer in the creative writing program at Bryn Mawr College and lives in Philadelphia with her family.

Books by this Author

Henna House

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Gather around the table, eat, talk, laugh, love.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Lev, Atara, Eden

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. I tend to describe eyes in my writing. I have to remember that people have other body parts.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Tolstoy's Kitty (because a good man loves her and she loves him back).

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. Hannah Senesh