New Mug, New Novels

1. I get a new mug, as I begin work on a new novel. I am working on a new novel because the previous one is finally in production. 2.

The Years of Reading Women

This weekend, I was honored to have an Author’s Note column in the New York Times Sunday Book Review’s special double issue devoted to women writers. The column, “Gender Genre”,

The Insincere House

I have a new story, “The Insincere House”, in the new fall issue of Tin House. I couldn’t be more excited. The issue features fiction and essays by some favorite

The Magician’s Land

I reviewed the final novel to Lev Grossman’s trilogy, The Magician’s Land, over at The Barnes and Noble Review. I loved it–it was a perfect departure from reality, which, I