Deborah Grabien

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Deborah Grabien
Born (1954-06-28) June 28, 1954 (age 60)
Occupation author, essayist, musician
Citizenship United States

www.deborahgrabien.com

Deborah Grabien (born June 28, 1954) is an American novelist and essayist. Her works cross several genres, including murder mysteries, supernatural thrillers, utopian fantasies, etc. Her novel Plainsong is a religious fantasy featuring the Wandering Jew and a female Messiah.[1]

Deborah is currently a reviewer and guest editor for Green Man Review[2] and Sleeping Hedgehog.[3]

Deborah was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2002.[4] She has used her own experiences in dealing with the disease to illuminate character traits in her characters; particularly J.P. Kinkaid, the protagonist in the Kinkaid Chronicles mystery series.[5][6][7]

Works[edit]

Supernatural Thrillers[edit]

  • Still Life With Devils (2007)
  • Woman of Fire (1988/UK)
    • also released as Eyes in the Fire (1989/US)

Mysteries[edit]

  • The Kinkaid Chronicles
    • Rock and Roll Never Forgets (2008)
    • While My Guitar Gently Weeps (2009)
    • London Calling (2010)[8]
    • Graceland (2011)[9]
    • Book of Days (2011)[10]
    • Uncle John's Band (announced)
    • Dead Flowers (announced)
  • The Haunted Ballads
    • The Weaver and the Factory Maid (2003)
    • Famous Flower of Serving Men (2004)
    • Matty Groves (2005)
    • Cruel Sister (2006)
    • New Slain Knight (2007)

Historical Romance[edit]

  • Fire Queen (1990)

Utopian Fantasy[edit]

  • Plainsong (1990)

Young Adult[edit]

  • Dark's Tale (2010)[11]
    • also released as Dark e i fantasmi del parco (2010/Italy)[12]

Magic Realism[edit]

  • And Then Put Out the Light (1993/UK, 2009/US)

Anthologies[edit]

  • Tales From the House Band (editor) (2011)[13]

Short Stories, Essays & Reviews[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chris Gilmore, "Grabien, Deborah" in St. James Guide To Fantasy Writers, edited by David Pringle. St. James Press, 1996. ISBN 1-55862-205-5 (pp.238-39)
  2. ^ http://www.greenmanreview.com/bio/staff.html
  3. ^ http://sleepinghedgehog.com/about/staf/
  4. ^ http://miladyinsanity.wordpress.com/2007/12/10/6-questions-with-deborah-grabien/
  5. ^ http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6561764.html
  6. ^ http://www.disabilitynation.net/blog/author-interview-deb-grabien-rock-and-roll-never-forgets
  7. ^ http://www.greenmanreview.com/book/book_grabien_rarnf.html
  8. ^ http://plusonepress.com/londoncalling.htm
  9. ^ http://plusonepress.com/graceland.htm
  10. ^ http://reg.publishersweekly.com/978-0-9844362-6-2
  11. ^ http://www.egmontusa.com/catalog/display.pperl?isbn=9781606840375
  12. ^ http://www.amazon.it/Dark-fantasmi-del-parco-Ultra/dp/8876154191/
  13. ^ http://plusonepress.com/0984436243__HouseBand.htm
  14. ^ http://sleepinghedgehog.com/music/chuck-leavell-back-to-the-woods-a-tribute-to-the-pioneers-of-blues-piano/
  15. ^ http://harlotssauce.com/guest-writer/2011/10/13/the-thing-about-movements%e2%80%a6/
  16. ^ http://sleepinghedgehog.com/2011/10/06/goodnight-dazzling-stranger/
  17. ^ http://sleepinghedgehog.com/music/the-rolling-stones-rock-and-roll-circus/
  18. ^ http://sleepinghedgehog.com/2011/08/17/nicky-hopkins/
  19. ^ http://sleepinghedgehog.com/music/ladies-and-gentlemen-the-rolling-stones/
  20. ^ http://sleepinghedgehog.com/music/the-rolling-stones-are-back-on-main-street/
  21. ^ http://sleepinghedgehog.com/music/only-road-home-ronnie-penque/
  22. ^ http://www.greenmanreview.com/cd/interview_prior_2010.html
  23. ^ http://www.greenmanreview.com/book/interview_beagle2.psb.html
  24. ^ http://membradisjecta.com/thoughts/?p=7
  25. ^ http://www.greenmanreview.com/cd/grabien_thompsonconcert.html
  26. ^ http://www.victoriazackheim.com/forkeeps.htm
  27. ^ http://www.greenmanreview.com/oneoffs/best2007music.html
  28. ^ http://membradisjecta.com/thoughts/?tag=deborah-grabien
  29. ^ http://www.greenmanreview.com/book/essay_waits_swordfishtrombone.html
  30. ^ http://www.greenmanreview.com/cd/grabien_onmusic.html
  31. ^ http://www.andyhat.net/cgi-bin/getcontents2004.cgi/The%20Dogtown%20Review
  32. ^ http://cantara.squarespace.com/free-pdfs/www.box.netsharedstatic57j1fvds0o.pdf

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