Books Erin Morgenstern Books by Erin Morgenstern Erin Morgenstern has written books about: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Erin Morgenstern iStockphoto Pop Culture Happy Hour First Novels: Acquiring Minds December 13, 2013 Martha Woodroof looks at the process of acquiring a first novel from the point of view of publishers who both employ their own taste and then take care of the deal. New In Paperback Uprisings: A Tiny Teen, Magicians In Love And A Disputed City July 5, 2012 In fiction, Erin Morgenstern conjures star-crossed magicians, Rachel DeWoskin revisits the horrors of high school, and Dean Bakopoulos' widower pursues new love. In nonfiction, James Carroll visits the real and imagined Jerusalem. The Week's Best Stories From NPR Books 'Night Circus' Comes To Town With Magic, Mystery September 13, 2011 A life-or-death competition between two young magicians plays out in Erin Morgenstern's debut novel. Layers of trickery and masterful sleight of hand make it hard to know what's real and what's fake. "My magic is sort of real-world magic," Morgenstern says. 'Night Circus' Comes To Town With Magic, Mystery Listen · 5:06 5:06 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/140430020/140449309" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Review Book Reviews Romance And Magic Dazzle In Dreamy 'Night Circus' September 12, 2011 Two young, star-crossed magicians compete against each other in a mysterious, lifelong competition in Erin Morgenstern's sparkling debut novel.