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Cathleen Schine

Biography

Cathleen Schine

Cathleen Schine is the author of THE THREE WEISSMANNS OF WESTPORT, TO THE BIRDHOUSE, THE NEW YORKERS and THE LOVE LETTER, among other novels. She has contributed to The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine, and The New York Times Book Review. She grew up in Westport, Connecticut, and lives in New York City and Venice, California.

Cathleen Schine

Books by Cathleen Schine

by Cathleen Schine - Fiction, Historical Fiction

It's 1964, and 11-year old Fin has just been orphaned. That means his glamorous, free-spirited older half-sister Lady is now his legal guardian, and Fin has to move from a dairy farm in rural Connecticut to Greenwich Village in the middle of the 1960s. Fin and Lady embark on this new life against a background of the civil rights movement and the Vietnam War. Together they form their own unconventional family in increasingly unconventional times.