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Susan Minot
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  • About this Author
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Susan Minot's first novel, Monkeys, was published in a dozen countries and received the Prix Femina Étranger in France. She is the author of Rapture, Lust & Other Stories, Folly, Evening, and Poems 4 A.M., and wrote the screenplay for Bernardo Bertolucci's Stealing Beauty. She lives on an island in Maine.

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Evening

Written by Susan Minot


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 7, 1999
Price: $15.95

With two novels and one short story collection published to overwhelming critical acclaim ("Monkeys takes your breath away," said Anne Tyler; "heartbreaking, exhilarating," raved the New York Times Book Review), Susan Minot has emerged as one of the most gifted writers in America, praised for her ability to strike at powerful... Read more >
Also available as an abridged audiobook download and an eBook.

Evening

Written by Susan Minot


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 22, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an abridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.

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Lust and Other Stories

Written by Susan Minot


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 8, 2000
Price: $14.95

The author of Monkeys and Evening focuses her observant eye and lyrical voice on the delicate emotional negotiations of young New Yorkers. As in a series of deceptively simple watercolors, these stories uncover small moments that yield larger truths--about the ways in which women and men come together and come apart... Read more >

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Monkeys

Written by Susan Minot


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 8, 2000
Price: $14.95

In this luminous story of family life--the first novel by Susan Minot, author of the highly acclaimed Evening--the seven Vincent children follow their Catholic mother to Mass and spend Thanksgiving with their father's aging parents who come from a world of New England privilege. As they grow older, they meet with... Read more >

Poems 4 A.M.

Written by Susan Minot


Format: eBook
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: October 12, 2011
Price: $12.99

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Rapture

Written by Susan Minot


Format: Trade Paperback, 132 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: April 8, 2003
Price: $13.00

The setting is a New York apartment where two long-estranged lovers try to resuscitate their passion. Kay is old enough to be skeptical about men—this man in particular—but still alert to the possibility of true love. Benjamin is a filmmaker with an appealing waywardness and a conveniently disappearing fiancé. As the... Read more >
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Rapture

Written by Susan Minot


Format: eBook, 112 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 22, 2002
Price: $9.99

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February 24, 2015
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Thirty Girls

Written by Susan Minot


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $15.95

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Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.

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Thirty Girls

Written by Susan Minot


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $26.95

The long-awaited novel from the best-selling, award-winning author of Evening is a literary tour de force set in war-torn Africa.

Esther is a Ugandan teenager abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army and forced to witness and commit unspeakable atrocities, who is struggling to survive, to escape, and to find a way to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

Thirty Girls

Written by Susan Minot


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $13.99

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
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