Nebraska Center for Writers

Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of Kent Haruf


Plainsong. Alfred A Knopf, 2000

The Tie That Binds. Holt, Rinehart, & Winston, 1984; Viking Penguin, 1986; Henry Holt & Co., 1991; Vintage, 2000.

Where You Once Belonged. Simon & Schuster, 1990.


"Dancing," Prairie Schooner, Summer 1992

"Private Debts/Public Holdings," Grand Street, Fall 1986

"The Autopsy of Sam Adams," Grand Street, Spring 1986

"Now (And Then)," Puerto del Sol, Summer 1982


"Private Debts/Public Holdings," Best American Short Stories 1987, Fall 1987


Winner, Mountains & Plains Booksellers Award, 1999, for Plainsong

Finalist, National Book Award, 1999

Finalist, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, 1999, for Plainsong

Finalist, Reader's Choice Award, The New Yorker, for Plainsong

Maria Thomas Award in Fiction, 1991

Winner, Whiting Foundation Award, for The Tie That Binds, 1986

Special Citation, PEN/Hemingway Foundation, for The Tie That Binds, 1985

Alan Collins Fellow, Breadloaf Writers' Conference, 1985

Distinguished Book List, American Library Association, 1984

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