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Jerome Charyn discusses his novel Johnny One-Eye

Jerome Charyn is the author of Johnny One-Eye (2008, W. W. Norton). He has been a finalist for the P ...

Jerome Charyn

Jerome Charyn's stories have appeared in The Atlantic, Paris Review, American Scholar, Epoch, Narrative, Ellery Queen, and other magazines. His most recent novel is I Am Abraham. He lived for many years in Paris and currently resides in Manhattan.

Books by Jerome Charyn

  1. Book CoverBitter Bronx: Thirteen Stories


    Brooklyn is dead. Long live the Bronx! In Bitter Bronx, Jerome Charyn returns to his roots and leads the literary renaissance of an oft-overlooked borough in this surprising new collection.More

  2. Book CoverJohnny One-Eye: A Tale of the American Revolution


    "A rollicking tale." --Stacy Schiff, New York Times Book Review, Editors' ChoiceMore

  3. Book CoverThe Secret Life of Emily Dickinson: A Novel


    "In this brilliant and hilarious jailbreak of a novel, Charyn channels the genius poet and her great leaps of the imagination."—Donna Seaman, Booklist, starred reviewMore