Articles by Marly Youmans

Marly Youmans

Marly Youmans is the author of eleven books of poetry and fiction. In the past year, she served as a judge for the National Book Award in young people's literature and published three books: a novel, A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage (Mercer University Press: The Ferrol Sams Award, Foreword Finalist); a collection of formal poems, The Foliate Head (UK: Stanza Press) illustrated by Clive Hicks-Jenkins; and, most recently, a heroic saga of seven children rebuilding their world, told in blank verse, Thaliad (Montreal: Phoenicia Publishing.)