Books by Kathleen Rooney

LILLIAN BOXFISH TAKES A WALK by Kathleen Rooney
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 17, 2017

"There is plenty of charm and occasional poignance here even if the novel makes you long for a proper biography of the real woman who inspired it."
A poet and writer of clever, innovative ad copy, Margaret Fishback was admired in her time—the pre-Mad Men era—but is mostly forgotten now. Rooney (O, Democracy!, 2014, etc.) has written a lively, fictionalized version of Fishback's story, drawing on real milestones but imagining her subject's inner life. Read full book review >