Books by Marilyn Sides

THE GENIUS OF AFFECTION by Marilyn Sides
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 11, 1999

"No 'rag-and-bone shop of the heart' in sight, just page after page of plastic, politically correct 'feelings.'"
A cloying first novel, from the author ofThe Island of the Mapmaker's Wife (stories: 1996), about a 40-year-old academic who, unable to find the right man, wants a house and a baby. Read full book review >
THE ISLAND OF THE MAPMAKER'S WIFE by Marilyn Sides
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 1996

"A gifted writer, but hard going."
An unfulfilling first collection containing a short story and four heavily detailed but quirky novellas, by O. Henry Prize winner and Kenyon Review contributor Sides. Read full book review >