With Henry Thoreau

Bill Roorbach, October 2004

Bill and Dave's Cocktail Hour

March 4, 2011

Go to the link at left to join David Gessner and me for a drink and good conversation about life, literature, and just about everything else. Also, literary cartoons, podcasts, videos, essays, fiction, photos, book reviews, bad advice, insults, and lively discussion threads.

Books by Bill Roorbach

In development for a drama series at HBO!
Bestseller.
Nature Nonfiction
"A Marvel in a genre that's tough to master." --National Geographic Explorer
New
"One of the best novels of this or any year... A flat-out funny, sexy, and poignant romantic thriller." David Abrams, author of FOBBIT
Essays
Tilbury House: May, 2004. Three essays, three writers, one jewel of a Maine pond.
University of Notre Dame Press, 2002
Fiction
Counterpoint Press, 2001 (paperback 2003)
(Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Prize for Short Fiction)University of Georgia Press, 2001, paperback: Counterpoint Press, 2003
Memoir/Nature Writing
Houghton Mifflin, 1992. Paperback: Ohio State University Press, 2000.
The Best Instruction Book on the Market
The Best Creative Nonfiction Anthology on the Market
Widely adopted, loved and admired. Oxford University Press, 2001