Youmans (pronounced like 'yeoman' with an 's' added) is the best-kept secret
among contemporary American writers. --John Wilson, editor, Books and Culture Marly Youmans is a novelist and poet out of sync with the times
but in tune with the ages. --First Things

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Reading at The Green Toad

Reading from A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage
Thursday, April 12th at 7 p.m.
The Green Toad Bookstore  198 Main St. Oneonta, New York (607) 433-8898
Read chapter one of the book at Scribd


  1. I think the great "Paul Tree" has talked me into reading Chapter 8...


Alas, I must once again remind large numbers of Chinese salesmen and other worldwide peddlers that if they fall into the Gulf of Spam, they will be eaten by roaming Balrogs. The rest of you, lovers of grace, poetry, and horses (nod to Yeats--you do not have to be fond of horses), feel free to leave fascinating missives and curious arguments.