A. M. Homes is the author of the novels, This Book Will Save Your Life, Music for Torching, The End of Alice, In a Country of Mothers and Jack, two collections of short stories, Things You Should Know and The Safety of Objects and the highly acclaimed memoir, The Mistress's Daughter, as well as the travel memoir, Los Angeles: People, Places and the Castle on the Hill. She is a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and writes frequently on arts and culture for numerous magazines and newspapers. She is currently writing for a new major US TV Series. She lives in New York City.
Published: June 2013
Winner of the Women's Prize for Fiction 2013 (formally Orange Prize).
Published: August 2008
A famously enigmatic writer reveals the truth about her past.
Published: June 2007
This Book Will Save Your Life is an uplifting story about one man's efforts to bring himself back to life.
A macabre and thrilling look at the vagaries of desire, and its terrible consequences.
A modern day Revolutionary Road; a suburban New York couple tear apart the life they've built together.
From the author of the best-selling This Book Will Save Your Life, an intense, thrilling portrait of the patient-analyst relationship gone awry.
Strange, smart and sexy short stories from one of America's most brilliant contemporary writers.
The Safety of Objects, A.M. Homes' first collection of short stories, displays the flair for the hilarious, the perverse and the extraordinary that characterizes all of her books.
A funny, tender look at the ways your parents can disrupt your life and the pains of adolescence.