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Jay Amberg is the author of twelve books. He received a BA from Georgetown University and a PhD from Northwestern University. He has taught high school and college students since 1972.

His latest book, The Healer’s Daughters, is now available from Amika Press. Amberg has also published Bone Box, Cycle, America’s Fool, Whale Song, and compiled 52 Poems for Men.

Prior to Amika Press, Amberg published thriller novels Doubloon (Forge), Blackbird Singing (Forge) and Deep Gold (Warner Books).

Among his books on teaching are School Smarts and The Study Skills Handbook, published by Good Year. Amberg wrote The Creative Writing Handbook (Good Year) with Mark Henry Larson and Verbal Review and Workbook
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Jay Amberg Bone Box will stand alone, but I'm still fascinated with the settings (Istanbul, Ephesus, Cappadocia) so it's possible I'll set another book in Turkey…moreBone Box will stand alone, but I'm still fascinated with the settings (Istanbul, Ephesus, Cappadocia) so it's possible I'll set another book in Turkey. I sent your copy of Bone Box this morning; please let me know what you think of the novel.(less)
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Bone Box

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Doubloon

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The Healer’s Daughters

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Cycle

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52 Poems for Men

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Blackbird Singing

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Deep Gold

3.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1991
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Whale Song

4.82 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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