Fiction and Poetry Books I Worked On, 1988-1999

(Complete list 1994-1999; selected list previous to that)

1999

An American Mystic: A Novel of Spiritual Adventure (spiritual awakening in Turkey), Viking Arkana (copyedited)

Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence, Modern Library (proofread)

1998

Windfall (What happens when a man finds a lot of money in a cellar?) by Gary Magnuson, Villard Books (proofread)

Keeper of the Crystal Spring (adventures in 11th-century southern England) by Naomi and Deborah Baltuck, Viking (copyedited)

1997

The Angel of Darkness (mystery in turn-of-the-century New York) by Caleb Carr, Random House (copyedited)

Eve's Apple (novel of manners of late-1980s Manhattan) by Jonathan Rosen, Random House (proofread)

1996

The Arabian Nights' Entertainment, or The Book of a Thousand Nights and a Night by Richard F. Burton, Modern Library (proofread)

Tabloid Dreams (short-story collection) by Robert Olen Butler, Henry Holt (proofread)

Petrolio (a novel of 1970s Italy) by Pier Paolo Pasolini, Pantheon (copyedited translation from the Italian)

Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce, Modern Library (proofread)

Purgatorio by Dante Alighieri, Modern Library (proofread)

Electric Country Roulette (murder mystery) by W. L. Ripley, Henry Holt (proofread)

This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Modern Library (proofread)

My Ántonia by Willa Cather, Modern Library (proofread)

Everyone's Gone to the Moon (a novel of Swinging Sixties England) by Philip Norman, Random House (proofread)

1995

Birdsong (the story of a young Englishman fighting in World War I) by Sebastian Faulks, Random House (proofread)

Prison and Peace (sequel to Generations of Winter) by Vassily Aksyonov, Random House (copyedited translation from the Russian)

1994

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy, Modern Library (proofread)

1993

Generations of Winter (saga of a Russian family in the 20th century) by Vassily Aksyonov, Random House (copyedited translation from the Russian)

The Alienist (murder in turn-of-the-century New York) by Caleb Carr, Random House (proofread)

White Shark (another shark story) by Peter Benchley, Random House (proofread)

1992

Nobody's Fool (small-town goings-on in upstate New York) by Richard Russo, Random House (copyedited) (basis of the movie Nobody's Fool)

Fatherland (murder in 1960s Berlin) by Robert Harris, Random House (copyedited) (basis of the movie Fatherland)

Red Square (mystery in 1990s Moscow) by Martin Cruz Smith, Random House (proofread)

Mexico (historical novel) by James A. Michener, Random House (proofread)

The Best Short Stories of Dostoyevsky by Fedor Dostoyevsky, Modern Library (proofread)

Day of Atonement (mystery) by Faye Kellerman, Ballantine (proofread)

Running Mates (murder in the Maryland Statehouse) by John Fairbanks, Random House (proofread)

1991

Final Approach (investigation of an airline crash) by John C. Nance, Ballantine (proofread) (basis of the movie FinalApproach)

The Sounds of Thunder (adventure) by Wilbur Smith, Ballantine (proofread)

Elephant Song (adventure in Kenya) by Wilbur Smith, Random House (copyedited for U.S. market)

Seeress of Kell (fantasy) by David Eddings, Del Rey (proofread)

The Novel (on writers and editors) by James A. Michener, Random House (proofread)

1990

The Ruby Knight (fantasy) by David Eddings, Del Rey (proofread)

Golden Fox (adventure) by Wilbur Smith, Random House (copyedited for U.S. market)

The Women in His Life (glamour romance) by Barbara Taylor Bradford, Random House (proofread)

Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco, Ballantine (proofread)

Sorceress of Darshiva (fantasy) by David Eddings, Del Rey (proofread)

A Time to Die (adventure) by Wilbur Smith, Random House (copyedited for U.S. market)

Red River Story (adventures of Scots settlers in Canada) by Alfred Silver, Ballantine (proofread)

1989

The Power of One (a boy grows up in South Africa) by Bryce Courtenay, Random House (copyedited) (basis of the movie The Power of One)

Polar Star (murder on a Soviet ship) by Martin Cruz Smith, Random House (proofread)

Trust Me (short stories) by John Updike, Random House (proofread)

1988

Last Notes from Home by Frederick Exley, Random House (copyedited)

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