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Praise for Surviving Autocracy
A handbook for an age in which egomania is morphing into autocracy at warp speed.
Kirkus (starred review)
Praise for A Saint from Texas
At once funny and moving, this is a ribald novel of the miraculous-a comic but searing exploration of sin and envy.
John Irving, bestselling author of The World According to Garp
Praise for Rodham
In this entertaining political fantasy… Sittenfeld movingly captures Hillary’s awareness of her transformation into a complicated public figure.
Praise for On Being Human: A Memoir of Waking Up, Living Real, and Listening Hard
On Being Human—is heartbreaking and triumphant. And it has plenty to teach us about listening, forgiving, and ultimately, finding peace.
Praise for Sorry for You Trouble
Once again, virtuoso Ford deftly sails the seas and storms of consciousness.
Booklist (starred review)
Praise for No Visible Bruises
Compulsively readable…. As gripping as good fiction, as intimate as memoir and deeply informed, [No Visible Bruises] will save lives.
The Washington Post