Jim Shepard

Jim Shepard

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List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Jim Shepard Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
The Best American Short Stories 1994
The Future Dictionary of America
Writers on Writers
Tin House: Winter Reading
Electric Literature no. 1
My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me
The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories 2011
McSweeney's #44
Loosed Upon the World
The Best American Short Stories 2017
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Jim Shepard: Biography

Jim Shepard was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, .

Jim Shepard is probably best known for their Standalone Novels. There are currently 8 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1983 with the novel Flights. The most recently released novel was Phase Six which was released in 2021. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Jim at this time.

Jim Shepard has also written the Collections series which has 6 books including Batting Against Castro and Love and Hydrogen.

Jim Shepard: Awards & Accolades

Shepard's books have won multiple awards, Project X won the Alex Awards, Best Book, in 2005. My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me won the World Fantasy Award, Anthology, in 2011.

Jim Shepard books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Like You'd Understand, Anyway was nominated for the National Book Awards, Best Fiction, in 2007 as well as the Shirley Jackson Award - Best Collection in 2007. The Book of Aron was nominated for the Kirkus Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 2015 as well as the Alex Awards - Best Book in 2016.

Jim Shepard: Author Insights

The highest rated book by Jim Shepard on Book Notification is Like You'd Understand, Anyway, a Collection novel.

The most read book by Jim Shepard on Book Notification is Phase Six, a Standalone novel.

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Jim Shepard: F.A.Q

Where was Jim Shepard Born?

Jim Shepard was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, .

What book awards has Jim Shepard won?

Project X: Alex Awards Best Book (2005).
My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me: World Fantasy Award Anthology (2011).

What was the first book Jim Shepard wrote?

The first novel written by Jim Shepard was Flights, published in 1983.

What was the most recent book Jim Shepard wrote?

Their most recently released work was Village of Islands on June 17th, 2021.

Will there be any more books by Jim Shepard?

Jim Shepard does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Jim Shepard written?

Jim Shepard has written 21 books. 8 Standalone Novels, 4 Short Stories/Novellas, 3 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 6 books in the Collections.

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