Kent Haruf

Kent Haruf

Kent Haruf was born in Pueblo, Colorado, USA on February 24th, 1943 and passed away at the age of 71 on November 30th, 2014.

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Kent Haruf Stats: The highest rated book by Kent Haruf on Book Notification is Eventide, the 2nd novel in the Plainsong series. The second-highest rated book is Plainsong (Plainsong #1).

The most read book by Kent Haruf on Book Notification is Plainsong, the first novel in the Plainsong series. The second most read book is Our Souls at Night, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Kent Haruf books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by Kent Haruf is the Plainsong Series.

List of Plainsong Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Contemporary Literature and the Life of Faith Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Listening for God Reader, Vol. 1 (By: Flannery O'Connor, Raymond Carver, Alice Walker, Garrison Keillor, Annie Dillard, Richard Rodríguez, Patricia Hampl, Peter Hawkins, Frederick Buechner, Paula J. Carlson, Peter S. Hawkins)
1994
2
Listening for God, Vol. 2 (By: Anne Tyler, John Updike, Tobias Wolff, Gail Godwin, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Kathleen Norris, Paula J. Carlson, Peter S. Hawkins, Carol Bly, Andrew Dubus)
Listening for God, Vol. 2 (By: Anne Tyler, John Updike, Tobias Wolff, Gail Godwin, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Kathleen Norris, Paula J. Carlson, Peter S. Hawkins, Carol Bly, Andrew Dubus)
1996
3
Listening for God, Vol. 3 (By: Tillie Olsen, Wendell Berry, John Cheever, Louise Erdrich, Mary Gordon, Tess Gallagher, Reynolds Price, Oscar Hijuelos, Paula J. Carlson, Peter S. Hawkins)
Listening for God, Vol. 3 (By: Tillie Olsen, Wendell Berry, John Cheever, Louise Erdrich, Mary Gordon, Tess Gallagher, Reynolds Price, Oscar Hijuelos, Paula J. Carlson, Peter S. Hawkins)
2000
4
Listening For God, Vol. 4 (With: Robert Butler, Allegra Goodman, James Baldwin, Sue Miller, Doris Betts, Paula J. Carlson, Peter S. Hawkins, Michael Malone, Alice Elliot Dark)
Listening For God, Vol. 4 (With: Robert Butler, Allegra Goodman, James Baldwin, Sue Miller, Doris Betts, Paula J. Carlson, Peter S. Hawkins, Michael Malone, Alice Elliot Dark)
2002
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List of Kent Haruf Anthologies in Publication Order

Kent Haruf: Biography

Kent Haruf (Alan Kent Haruf) was born on February 24th, 1943. Kent passed away November 30th, 2014 at 71 years old. Kent Haruf was born in Pueblo, Colorado, USA.

Kent Haruf (Alan Kent Haruf) is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 3 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1984 with the novel The Tie That Binds. The most recently released novel was Our Souls at Night which was released in 2015.

Kent Haruf also wrote the Plainsong series which has 3 books including Plainsong and Eventide.

Kent Haruf: Awards & Accolades

Kent Haruf won the Whiting Foundation Awards, Whiting Award for Fiction, in 1986.

Haruf's book, Plainsong won the Alex Awards, Best Book, in 2000.

Kent Haruf books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Plainsong was nominated for the National Book Awards, Best Fiction, in 1999 as well as the Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Best Fiction in 1999. Our Souls at Night was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Fiction, in 2015.

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Kent Haruf: F.A.Q

When was Kent Haruf Born?

Kent Haruf was born on February 24th, 1943.

When did Kent Haruf die?

Kent Haruf died on November 30th, 2014 at 71 years old.

Where was Kent Haruf Born?

Kent Haruf was born in Pueblo, Colorado, USA.

What awards has Kent Haruf won?

Kent Haruf has won the following awards: Whiting Award for Fiction at the Whiting Foundation Awards (1986).

What book awards has Kent Haruf won?

Haruf's book, Plainsong won the award Alex Awards, Best Book, in 2000.

What was the first book Kent Haruf wrote?

The first novel written by Kent Haruf was The Tie That Binds, published in 1984.

What was the most recent book Kent Haruf wrote?

His most recently released work was Our Souls at Night on May 28th, 2015.

How many books has Kent Haruf written?

Kent Haruf has written 6 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 3 books in the Plainsong Series, 3 Standalone Novels.

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