Barbara Stark-Nemon

About me

Literary historical fiction has always been favorite reading for Barbara Stark-Nemon, whose debut novel, Even in Darkness, is set in Germany, the US and Israel and spans the entire 20th century. As a writer and author, Barbara is fascinated with the process of bringing family stories to the page,in fiction and nonfiction.Her recent interest has been WWI and WWII and alternative Holocaust narratives. Barbara writes about the joys and challenges of incorporating real people and events in fiction while honoring truth, protecting privacy and creating legacy. When not writing, Barbara can be found cycling, running, swimming, gardening, creating fiber art,and enjoying her family in Ann Arbor, and Northport, Michigan.

From my website

Even in Darkness is a gripping, page-turner of a book

Fans of historical fiction take notice: Even in Darkness is a gripping, page-turner of a book. Fans of nonfiction take notice: it's all the more compelling because it's based on a true story. In rendering Klare Kohler's journey of survival, Stark-Nemon has written the resilience of the human spirit. A…

When to Keep Secrets and When to Tell Truths-

    Originally posted at Women Writers, Women's Books         Good fiction starts with a good story. Good historical fiction adds a well researched and articulated sense of time and place. Good historical fiction based on a well-documented era in one’s own family provides an author the…

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