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Half in Love (stories)

Liars and Saints

(a novel)

A Family Daughter

(a novel)

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Devotion: a rat story

(tiny book)

short stories

middle grade novels

(cover art © Ian Schoenherr)

The Apothecary

(book 1: the Apothecary series)

The Apprentices

(book 2: the Apothecary series)

The After-Room

(book 3: the Apothecary series)


(photographs by Melissa Ann Pinney, writing by Ann Patchett, Edwidge Danticat, Elizabeth Gilbert, Alan Gurganus, Jane Hamilton, Barbara Kingsolver, Elizabeth McCracken, Maile Meloy, Susan Orlean, Richard Russo, and Billy Collins)

Knitting Pearls

(Ann Hood’s second collection of essays about knitting, love, illness, healing, fear, family, art, and joy)

The Artists’ and Writers’ Cookbook: A Collection of Stories with Recipes

(a collection of personal, food-related stories with recipes from 76 contemporary artists and writers, edited by Natalie Eve Garrett)

recent essays

Read about Kelly Reichardt’s new film, Certain Women, based on short stories from Half in Love and Both Ways Is the Only Way I Want It