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Joan Wickersham
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Joan Wickersham was born in New York City. She is the author of two previous books, most recently The Suicide Index, a National Book Award finalist. Her fiction has appeared in The Best American Short Stories and The Best American Nonrequired Reading. Her op-ed column appears regularly in The Boston Globe; she has published essays and reviews in the Los Angeles Times and the International Herald Tribune; and she has contributed on-air essays to National Public Radio. She has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the MacDowell Colony, and Yaddo. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with her husband... Read More

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The News from Spain

Written by Joan Wickersham


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $15.00

A San Francisco Chronicle and NPR Best Book of the Year

The author of the acclaimed memoir The Suicide Index returns with a virtuosic collection of stories, each a stirring parable of the power of love and the impossibility of understanding it. Spanning centuries and continents, from eighteenth-century Vienna to contemporary... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

The News from Spain
Seven Variations on a Love Story
Written by Joan Wickersham


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $11.99

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