Alden Nowlan/Bibliography

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A list of key readings about Alden Nowlan.
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  • A Darkness in the Earth. Eureka, California: Hearse, 1958.
  • The Rose and the Puritan. Fredericton, N.B.: University of New Brunswick, 1958.
  • Wind in A Rocky Country. Toronto: Emblem, 1960.
  • Under the Ice. Toronto: Ryerson, 1961.
  • Five New Brunswick Poets. Fredericton, N.B.: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1962. (with Elizabeth Brewster, Fred Cogswell, Robert Gibbs and Kay Smith)
  • The Things Which Are. Toronto: Contact, 1962.
  • Bread, Wine and Salt. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1967.
  • The Mysterious Naked Man. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1969.
  • Playing the Jesus Game: Selected Poems. Trumansburg, N.Y.: New/Books, 1970.
  • Between Tears and Laughter. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1971.
  • I’m a Stranger Here Myself. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1974.
  • Shaped by This Land. Fredericton: Brunswick, 1974.
  • Smoked Glass. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1977.
  • I Might Not Tell Everybody This. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1982.
  • Early Poems. Fredericton, N.B.: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1983.
  • An Exchange of Gifts: Poems New and Selected". Toronto: Irwin, 1985.
  • What Happened When He Went to the Store for Bread. Minneapolis: Nineties Press, 1993.
  • The Best of Alden Nowlan. Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot, 1993.
  • Alden Nowlan: Selected Poems. Toronto: House of Anansi, 1996.
  • Between Tears and Laughter Tarset, Northumberland, U.K.: Bloodaxe, 2004. ISBN 1-85224-629-4


  • Miracle at Indian River. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1968.
  • Various Persons Named Kevin O’Brien. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1973.
  • Will Ye Let the Mummers In. Toronto: Irwin, 1984.
  • The Wanton Troopers. Fredericton: Goose Lane, 1988.


  • Frankenstein: The Man Who Became God - Clarke, Irwin, Toronto 1973 (with Walter Learning)
  • The Dollar Woman - Playwrights Co-op, Toronto 1981 (with Walter Learning)
  • The Incredible Murder of Cardinal Tosca - Clarke, Irwin, Toronto 1987 (with Walter Learning)
  • A Gift to Last (withWalter Learning) from the teleplay by Gordon Pinsent
  • Gardens of the Wind. Saskatoon: Thistledown, 1982.


  • Campobello: The Outer Island. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1975.
  • Double Exposure. Fredericton, N.B.: Brunswick Press, 1978.
  • Nine Micmac Legends. Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot, 1983.
  • White Madness. Ottawa: Oberon, 1996.
  • Road Dancers. Ottawa: Oberon, 1999.