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JONATHAN LETHEM is the author of six novels, including the bestsellers The Fortress of Solitude and Motherless Brooklyn, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award. He is also the author of two short story collections, Men and Cartoons and The Wall of the Sky, the Wall of the Eye, and a collection of essays, The Disappointment Artist. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, and Maine.

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Author Interview

Fortress of Solitude Q&A

Lethem Essays

Top Five Depressed Superheros
Who's Afraid of Dr. Strange
Breakfast at Brelreck's