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Norman Ravvin


Norman Ravvin’s books have won prizes in Alberta, Ontario, and Quebec. His novels include The Joyful Child, Café des Westens, and Lola by Night, which appeared in Serbian translation. His story collection Sex, Skyscrapers, and Standard Yiddish won the Ontario Arts Council K. M. Hunter Prize, and his travel essays are collected in Hidden Canada: An Intimate Travelogue. He has traveled many times to Poland, to his family’s prewar home and across the country, and this experience informs his writing. He lives in Montreal.

Books by Norman Ravvin

Joyful-child-cover The Joyful Child

Lbn_fc Lola by Night

Imagedb Hidden Canada

Imagedb Not Quite Mainstream

The_girl_who_stole_everything_-_norman_ravvin The Girl Who Stole Everything