Books by Curtis Sittenfeld

ELIGIBLE by Curtis Sittenfeld
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 19, 2016

"Delight in this tale for its hilarious and endearing family drama, but don't expect to get the same level of romantics and Darcy-inflicted swoon that make the original untouchable."
Sittenfeld takes on the challenge of modernizing Pride and Prejudice as part of the Austen Project in her fifth novel (Sisterland, 2013, etc.). Read full book review >
SISTERLAND by Curtis Sittenfeld
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 25, 2013

"A rich portrait of intricate relationships within and among families by one of commercial fiction's smartest, most perceptive practitioners."
Her psychic sister's prediction of a major earthquake unsettles a St. Louis woman's life in the latest from best-selling Sittenfeld (American Wife, 2008, etc.). Read full book review >
AMERICAN WIFE by Curtis Sittenfeld
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 2, 2008

"This fictional first lady is a wimp and her husband a lightweight. So what's new?"
An elementary-school librarian marries the least promising son of an old-moneyed, intensely competitive Republican family and sticks by him as he rises from hard-drinking fool to unpopular U.S. President in this roman à clef from Sittenfeld (The Man of My Dreams, 2006, etc.). Read full book review >
THE MAN OF MY DREAMS by Curtis Sittenfeld
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 23, 2006

"An earnest, if somewhat underdeveloped, antidote to chick-lit."
The author of Prep (2005) goes a second round, to report on the romantic misadventures of a hapless, often clueless, young woman. Read full book review >
PREP by Curtis Sittenfeld
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 18, 2005

"Teenaged years served up without sugar: a class act."
A witty, involving boarding-school drama from Seventeen magazine award-winner Sittenfeld. Read full book review >