Let the Northern Lights Erase Your Name

Available
4.9/5.0
21,000+ Reviews
Bookshop.org has the highest-rated customer service of any bookstore in the world
Product Details
Price
$16.99  $15.80
Publisher
Ecco Press
Publish Date
Pages
256
Dimensions
5.36 X 8.02 X 0.65 inches | 0.44 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780060828387

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate
About the Author
Vendela Vida graduated from Middlebury College and received her MFA at Columbia University. Her work has appeared in Vogue, Jane, and other publications. She is the author of Girls on the Verge, And Now You Can Go, Let the Northern Lights Erase Your Name, and The Lovers. She lives in the Bay Area.
Reviews
"Taut, understated, and compelling"--Seattle Post-Intelligencer
"[A] stirring novel...as alive and fascinating as the brilliant atmospheric phenomenon of its title."--Chicago Tribune
"Vida gives the icy landscape and eerie, forbidding beauty and her writing has...great emotional acuity."--The New Yorker
"Intimate and sweeping, LET THE NORTHERN LIGHTS ERASE YOUR NAME dazzles like sun on snow."--Sean Wilsey, author of OH THE GLORY OF IT ALL
"[Vida's] stripped-down, modern approach at its best applies a wash of freshness, even innocence to age-old questions."--San Francisco Chronicle Book Review
"A haunted, moving, gorgeous novel. It glows from within like a building made of snow."--Andrew Sean Greer, author of THE CONFESSIONS OF MAX TIVOLI
Searing and beautiful...[Clarissa] is funny and fearless and absolutely unforgettable--just like this marvelous book.--Ann Packer, author of THE DIVE FROM CLAUSEN'S PIER
"A taut, intricately layered page-turner that looks deeply and fearlessly into matters of profound human concern."--Michael Cunningham, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of THE HOURS
Reading this book reminded me...how rarely a writer as precise, artful, and passionate as Vendela Vida comes along.--George Saunders, author of IN PERSUASION NATION
"A luminescent and evocative tale of grief, free of the standard clichés."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)