Medwed, Mameve ( - )

Genre: General Fiction

Novelist Mameve Medwed was born and lived in Bangor. She graduated from Bangor High School and received her B.A. in English from Simmons College. She has worked as a book reviewer for the Boston Globe, Washington Post and Newsday and has taught writing at local colleges and adult education classes.

She lives with her family in Cambridge, Massachusetts but considers Bangor to be her "home town."


  • Mail (1997)
  • Host Family (2000)
  • The End of an Error (2003)
  • How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life (2006)
  • Of Men and Their Mothers (2008)