Books by Curtis Sittenfeld
Curtis Sittenfeld has written books about:
NPR stories about Curtis Sittenfeld
Curtis Sittenfeld's Sisterland, about a pair of adult psychic twins in St. Louis, is more about sibling rivalry than the supernatural. Reviewer Sloane Crosley says Sittenfeld handles the psychic realm with a light and logical touch that keeps the book artfully within the bounds of believability.
Whether they depict school as a magical memory or a torture chamber, books about students are as varied as authors. We list five of our favorites and invite you to offer yours.
American Wife follows the life of a demure school librarian who becomes first lady of the United States. The novel, inspired by the life of Laura Bush, is the third from Curtis Sittenfeld.
Curtis Sittenfeld's first novel, Prep, was a bestseller. Her second, The Man of My Dreams, was published in May. She won Seventeen Magazine's fiction contest in 1992 and lives in Philadelphia.