BOOKS and BIO
Nina Galen was born in Greenwich Village and grew up in Hollywood, CA. At the age of five she knew she would be a writer. You can read or download her works right here in their entirety! Just click on the book jacket or hyperlink.
The Acts of a Pagan Jew
Here is history – from the Crucifixion to the fall of Jerusalem – seen through the eyes of a young Jewish arena-cleaner who finds himself placed by Chance in the very womb of Christianity, at the very heart of Imperial Rome.
KROH and CROC
Not a kid's book! CROC: Love and Power Politics in Swamptown, YO, and KROH: The Greening of a Small Planet. Two novellas written in heroic doggerel and contained in one volume.
Nina's first published novel takes place in a ski resort in Austria
Wealthy Susan's apocalyptic ride through California with madman Charles Nicolo
(pen name Bruce Buck)
Detective-with-wings Chet flies from Paris to Beirut seeking missing society women
To Love Flaminio
East Palace (Santa Fe)
Two slice-of-life (Nina's life) novels, one set in New Mexico, the other in an ashram in India
Plaster cat poems for adults twelve and up. Read these outrageous poems or listen to them in RealAudio as read by the author!
Ariel in France
A young adult novel
Except for Kroh and Croc, the above publications are currently out of print, but can be found in many public and university libraries.
Galens aviation articles have appeared in Flying, Flying Magazines Guide For Instrument Flying, and Air Progress, as well as Pilot in England and Pilote Privé in France (click here to read some of them). Her pilot ratings include Pilote Privé (French), Commercial, Multiengine, Instrument and Glider.
Her Commentaries and Features have been produced on Public Radio (see the Audios page).