Jim Heynen

A widely published author, Jim Heynen is perhaps best known for his collections of short prose featuring young farm boys: "The One Room Schoolhouse" (Knopf, 1993; Vintage, 1994), "The Boys' House" (Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2001), "You Know What is Right" (North Point Press, 1985), and "The Man Who Kept Cigars in His Cap" (Graywolf, 1979). His most recent collection of poems is titled "Standing Naked: New and Selected Poems" (Confluence Press, 2001). He has written two young adult...See more