||"A writer of great
grace and sensitivity...." Kirkus Reviews
"Prose of unfailing dazzle and profound
"Literary alchemy at its most magical...."
Washington Post Book World
latest novel Bring Deeps was published in January 2003 by Bloomsbury
Publishing Plc, London; it was issued in paperback in 2004. It is
available through amazon.co.uk as are the trade and mass market
paperback reissues of Antarctic Navigation.
Arthur was born in New York City, and has lived in Vermont, Wyoming,
British Columbia and Indiana. She is the author of five novels -
Beyond the Mountain, Bad
Guys, Binding Spell, Antarctic
Navigation, and Bring Deeps-- as well as two memoirs, Island
Sojourn and Looking for the Klondike
Stone. Her work has twice been recognized with fellowships from
the National Endowment for the Arts, and in 1990 she was the first
novelist selected for participation in the Antarctic Artists and
Writers Program, under the auspices of the National Science Foundation.
Her vita provides information about her
writing; her bio provides information
about her life and the lives of the other writers in the family.
Arthur's work has been published in Canada and England and translated
into German, Spanish, and Hungarian.