Dec 19, 2011 — Say farewell to prissy princesses. Author Heather Havrilesky recommends three page turners with plucky female protagonists. These satisfying sisters will lift your spirits and open your eyes.
Jun 28, 2011 — Immerse yourself in these satisfying summer selections, from "new" India to post-"dot com" San Francisco to the streets of Brooklyn. Plus: a reissue of Kurt Vonnegut's novels and mysterious short fiction from E.L. Doctorow.
Jun 9, 2011 — Kate Christensen's latest novel, which follows the travails of a down-and-out poet whose wife of 30 years has thrown him out, is overwhelmed by the doldrums that it chronicles.
May 10, 2008 — Kate Christensen won the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction for her novel, The Great Man, a story about three charismatic older women left behind when a larger-than-life artist dies. Christensen is only the fifth woman to receive the award.
Jul 14, 2011 — NPR coverage of The Astral by Kate Christensen. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.