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Kent Haruf

Biography

Kent Haruf

Kent Haruf's honors include a Whiting Foundation Writers’ Award, the Mountains & Plains Booksellers Award, the Wallace Stegner Award, and a special citation from the PEN/Hemingway Foundation; he was also a finalist for the National Book Award, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and the New Yorker Book Award. He died in November 2014, at the age of 71.

Kent Haruf

Books by Kent Haruf

by Kent Haruf - Fiction

PLAINSONG is a powerful tale of seven lonely lives set on the stark but beautiful High Plains of Colorado. From these separate strands emerges a vision of life --- and of the community and landscape that bind them together --- that is both luminous and enduring.