Books by Julie Orringer

THE FLIGHT PORTFOLIO by Julie Orringer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 7, 2019

"Altogether satisfying. Mix Alan Furst and André Aciman, and you'll have a feel for the territory in which this well-plotted book falls."
An elegant, meditative novelistic reconstruction of critical years in the life of Varian Fry, the American classicist who is honored at Yad Vashem as "righteous among the nations" for his work rescuing victims of the Holocaust. Read full book review >
THE INVISIBLE BRIDGE by Julie Orringer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 21, 2010

"Written with the big-picture view of Doctor Zhivago or Winds of War—and likely to be one of the big books of the season."
A long, richly detailed debut novel from prizewinning short-story writer Orringer (How to Breathe Underwater, 2003), unfolding from a little-explored area of the Holocaust. Read full book review >
HOW TO BREATHE UNDERWATER by Julie Orringer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 9, 2003

"Still, Orringer stakes out some ground for herself with these compact little pieces about growing up in tough circumstances."
Mordant snapshots of lives under stress. Read full book review >