Biography

Curtis Sittenfeld

Curtis Sittenfeld is the bestselling author of the novels PREP, THE MAN OF MY DREAMS, AMERICAN WIFE and SISTERLAND, which have been translated into 25 languages. Her nonfiction has been published widely, including in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Time and Glamour, and broadcast on public radio’s "This American Life." A native of Cincinnati, she currently lives with her family in St. Louis.

Curtis Sittenfeld

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Books by Curtis Sittenfeld

by Curtis Sittenfeld - Fiction

This version of the Bennet family --- and Mr. Darcy --- is one that you have and haven’t met before. Liz is a magazine writer in her late 30s who, like her yoga instructor older sister, Jane, lives in New York City. When their father has a health scare, they return to their childhood home in Cincinnati to help --- and discover that the sprawling Tudor they grew up in is crumbling and the family is in disarray.

by Curtis Sittenfeld - Fiction

Kate and her identical twin sister, Violet, were born with innate psychic abilities concerning future events and other people’s secrets. Now, years later, their different paths have led them both back to their hometown of St. Louis. When a minor earthquake hits in the middle of the night, the normal life Kate has always wished for begins to shift. She is ultimately forced to reconcile her fraught relationship with her sister and to face truths about herself she has long tried to deny.