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.

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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. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. I'm a fiction writer, and I generally write historical fiction, so I honestly have to say that the person in history I most identify with is the next person I will probably make up.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I am persistent and rather convincing if I need to be.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Lev, Atara, Eden

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

A. Hannah Senesh

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