Books by Jody Shields

Jody Shields is the former design editor of the New York Times Magazine and a former editor at Vogue, House and Garden, and Details. She is the author of two nonfiction fashion books, All That Glitters and A Stylish History. She has written several screen


THE WINTER STATION by Jody Shields
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 30, 2018

"A Manchurian Hot Zone this is not."
In 1910 Manchuria, a doctor is baffled by a deadly epidemic. Read full book review >
THE CRIMSON PORTRAIT by Jody Shields
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2006

"Lovely writing and evocative details salvage a thin story."
A moody novel about disfigured soldiers and hard-won love set in an English country manor during World War I. Read full book review >
THE FIG EATER by Jody Shields
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2000

"Another time and place made real; a pleasure for some, excessive for others."
After her nonfiction fashion books, All that Glitters and A Stylish History (not reviewed), Shields debuts with a novel about murder, superstition, and bourgeois sexual intrigue all set, somewhat self-consciously, in 1911 Vienna. Read full book review >