Skip to main content

Lark and Termite

Jayne Anne Phillips


List Price: 17.75*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (1/12/2010)
Hardcover (1/6/2009)
Hardcover (3/1/1963)

February 2009 Indie Next List

“Set in early 1950s West Virginia and Korea, Lark & Termite is a mysterious and subtly heroic tale of community, war, and the heart's wondrous capacities, providing the most moving and dramatic work of this writer's distinguished career.”
— Richard Howorth, Square Books, Oxford, MS
View the List


Set in the 1950s in West Virginia and Korea, "Lark and Termite" is a story of the power of loss and love; the echoing ramifications of war, family secrets, dreams and ghosts; and the unseen, almost magical bonds that unite and sustain a family.

Vintage Books USA, 9780099288749

Publication Date: February 1, 2010