The Queen of the Night, my new novel out February 2nd, has made the best of 2016 preview lists for Book Riot,… Read more The Queen of the Night
I’m starting a TinyLetter called QUEEN. You can sign up here.
Once back when I was a young writing student I wanted a little more than my own college experience was… Read more Summer Study Abroad
Going through the proofs at last. Pub date: 2/2016. Available for pre-order now.
Over at the Center for Fiction, I’m offering a class in Autobiographical Fiction. The idea behind it is approximately that… Read more Approaches to Autobiographical Fiction
Best Idea I had in public, where people could hear it: the Amtrak Residency. Best Semester Away: I spent the spring… Read more My Year in Review: 2014
Every new novel by Martin Amis now faces its own sort of test, it seems: it must be either his… Read more Martin Amis and The Zone of Interest
I have long loved Penelope Fitzgerald, ever since falling for her novels The Gate of Angels and The Blue Flower many… Read more Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life
Thanks to the many who have already marked The Queen of the Night as to-read on Goodreads. If you haven’t yet,… Read more The Queen of the Night: Available For Pre-Order Now
1. I get a new mug, as I begin work on a new novel. I am working on a new… Read more New Mug, New Novels