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Siri Hustvedt - Author


Siri Hustvedt's first novel, THE BLINDFOLD, was published by Sceptre in 1993 and her second, THE ENCHANTMENT OF LILY DAHL, followed in 1997. Both were highly acclaimed and translated around the world, while part of THE BLINDFOLD was made into a film (Of Women and Magic, directed by Claude Miller). Her third novel, WHAT I LOVED, was published in 2003 to even greater acclaim and has been an international success. Her work has been published in The Paris Review, Fiction, and The Best American Short Stories, and she is also the author of READING TO YOU, a poetry collection, and three collections of essays, YONDER, MSYTERIES OF THE RECTANGLE: Essays on Painting, and A PLEA FOR EROS. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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If you like Siri Hustvedt you might also like to read books by Jeffrey Eugenides, Matthew Kneale and Paul Auster.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Siri Hustvedt

The Blazing World by Siri Hustvedt
The Blazing World
Siri Hustvedt
Longlisted for The Man Booker Prize 2014. By the widely loved author of WHAT I LOVED, a novel about art, identity, feminism and revenge - a tantalising intellectual mystery with a very unusual woman at its heart.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
What I Loved by Siri Hustvedt
What I Loved
Siri Hustvedt
A book you will either love or hate, find long and tedious or be captivated and charmed. It is the story of two families involved in New York’s artistic life and reflected upon by a half-blind, elderly Jewish professor who...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/12/2006

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