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Written by Darin StraussAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Darin Strauss

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
  • Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • On Sale: May 31, 2011
  • Price: $13.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-8129-8253-4 (0-8129-8253-3)
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Darin Strauss is the bestselling author of three previous books. The recipient of a Guggenheim in fiction writing and numerous other awards, Strauss has seen his work translated into fourteen languages and published in more than twenty countries. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Writing at New York University, and he lives with his wife and children in Brooklyn.

“Darin Strauss spent several days at Arkansas State University as part of our Honors Lecture of the Year.  Darin is unique in that he is able to connect with a larger audience and is also great one-on-one.  He bonded with students on a personal level and really became a part of our Honors family during the time he was here.  Darin’s message resonated with our students and we would highly recommend him to other institutions.” -Rebecca Oliver, Director of the Honors College, Arkansas State University