Nebraska Center for Writers

Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of John L'Heureux


NOVELS

The Medici Boy. Astor + Blue Editions, 2013.

The Miracle, Atlantic Monthly Press, 2002

Having Everything, Atlantic Monthly Press, 1999

The Shrine at Altamira, Viking, 1992; Penguin, 1993

An Honorable Profession, Viking, 1991

Jessica Fayer, Macmillan, 1976; Penguin, 1993

A Woman Run Mad, Viking, 1988; Avon, 1989

The Clang Birds, Macmillan, 1972; Penguin, 1993

Tight White Collar, Doubleday, 1972; Penguin, 1993

SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS

Comedians, Penguin 1990

The Comedian, Firefly Press, 1988

Desires, Holt, Rinehart, & Winston, 1981; Penguin, 1992

Family Affairs, Doubleday, 1974; Penguin, 1994

MEMOIR

Picnic in Babylon: A Priest's Journal, Macmillan, 1967.

STORIES

"The Anatomy of Bliss," The Atlantic Monthly, April 1977. Reprinted in Russian Amerika, Moscow, Spring 1978

"Answered Prayers," Penthouse, September 1974

"Brief Lives in California,"Fiction, vol. 6, #2, Spring 1980

"The Comedian," The Atlantic Monthly. Reprinted in Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, 1986; The Substance of Things Hoped For (Doubleday, 1987); and The Contemporary Atlantic: Best of the Decade (Atlantic Monthly Press, 1988)

"Consolations of Philosophy," Esquire, July 1974

"Departures," The New Yorker, April 7, 1980

"The Expert on God," Epoch

"Father," The Los Angeles Times Literary Supplement

"María Luz Buenvida," Critic

"Married Love," The Ark River Review, vol. 4, #4, Spring 1980

"Mutti," The Village Voice Literary Supplement

"The Priest's Wife," The Atlantic Monthly, October 1978. Reprinted in O. Henry Prize Stories, 1980. Reprinted in Nineteen: Short Fiction from Stanford, 1980. Reprinted in Woman's Journal, London, Autumn 1980

"Roman Ordinary," Harper's, March 1977

"Sources," P.E.N. Syndicated Fiction Project

"Themselves," ZYZZYVA

"Witness," The Atlantic, April 1980

Other stories in The Boston Review and Mãnoa

EDITED

The Uncommon Touch: Fiction and Poetry from the Stanford Writing Workshop, Stanford Alumni Association, 1985

POETRY COLLECTIONS

Quick as Dandelions, Doubleday, 1964.

Rubrics for a Revolution, Macmillan, 1967.

One Eye and a Measuring Rod, Macmillan, 1968.

No Place for Hiding, Macmillan, 1971

ARTICLES ABOUT

The Atlantic, February, 1988, p 86; May, 1992, p 127.

Chicago Tribune Book World, April 5, 1981; January 3, 1988, p 7.

Los Angeles Times, April 28, 1981.

Los Angeles Times Book Review, January 17, 1988, p 3; May 7, 1989, p 14; April 19, 1992.

National Catholic Reporter, May 11, 1990, p 21.

New York Times, January 25, 1991, p C27.

New York Times Book Review, April 12, 1981; January 31, 1988, p 12; February 18, 1990, p 13; January 27, 1991, p 13; June 9, 1991, p 28; May 3, 1992.

Chicago Tribune Books, March 13, 1988, p 7; January 20, 1991, p 4.

Village Voice, February 23, 1988, p 51.

AWARDS

National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship (twice)

Former Lane Professor of the Humanities, Stanford University

Prize Stories: The O Henry Awards, 1980, 1986

Best American Short Stories, 1972



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