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Curtis Sittenfeld - Author


Curtis Sittenfeld is a graduate of Stanford University and the Iowa Writer’s Workshop where she was taught by Marilynne Robinson. As well as four bestselling novels, Curtis has also written for publications such as The New York Times, The Atlantic Monthly, The Guardian, Glamour and Time magazine, where she interviewed Michelle Obama.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Curtis Sittenfeld

Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld
Reader Reviewed Eligible
Curtis Sittenfeld
Can a retelling of ‘Pride and Prejudice' possibly work? Well, this novel proves it can. The Austen Project consists of six contemporary authors, each retelling one of Jane Austen’s novels. Just imagine being paired with Pride and Prejudice, where on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017
Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld
Reader Reviewed Eligible
Curtis Sittenfeld
Can a retelling of ‘Pride and Prejudice' possibly work? Well, this novel proves it can. The Austen Project consists of six contemporary authors, each retelling one of Jane Austen’s novels. Just imagine being paired with Pride and Prejudice, where on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/04/2016
Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld
Sisterland
Curtis Sittenfeld
The tale of twin sisters living in St Louis, of their families, loves, successes, joys and past. Both are slightly fey but only one, Vi, has developed this side of her character and become a well-known local psychic. The geography...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2014
American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld
Reader Reviewed American Wife
Curtis Sittenfeld
January 2015 Guest Editor Harriet Evans on American Wife... Ooh, this book is so good. I’m saving it to reread for when I really need it. It is so absorbing, so sweeping, and yet it is also so intricate...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/03/2009
Prep by Curtis Sittenfeld
Prep
Curtis Sittenfeld
The influence of Malory Towers as a child made me wish I went to boarding school instead of a boring day school. Midnight feasts, all your friends with you in your dormitory; surely it must be like one big slumber...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2006
The Man of My Dreams by Curtis Sittenfeld
The Man of My Dreams
Curtis Sittenfeld
Curtis Sittenfeld's follow up to the fabulous Prep is another coming of age tale, although set in an entirely different world to the privileged sphere of boarding school she previously depicted. The Man of My Dreams follows Hannah Gavener...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2006

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