Curtis Sittenfeld
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Curtis Sittenfeld

Curtis Sittenfeld is the bestselling author of the novels Prep, The Man of My Dreams, American Wife, and Sisterland, which have been translated into twenty-five languages. Her nonfiction has been published widely, including in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Time, and Glamour, and broadcast on public radio's This American Life. A native of Cincinnati, she currently lives with her family in St. Louis.

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Best Sellers

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    • A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice
    • By: Curtis Sittenfeld
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 13 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,358
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2,127
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,133

    This version of the Bennet family - and Mr. Darcy - is one that you have and haven't met before: Liz is a magazine writer in her late 30s....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Where are my beloved characters? Not in here

    • By Canadian eReader on 04-22-16

    Regular price: $28.00

    • You Think It, I'll Say It

    • Stories
    • By: Curtis Sittenfeld
    • Narrated by: Emily Rankin, Mark Deakins
    • Length: 7 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 413
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 361
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 362

    Throughout the 10 stories in You Think It, I'll Say It, Sittenfeld upends assumptions about class, relationships, and gender roles in a nation that feels both adrift and viscerally divided....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Like Potato Chips, You Can’t Read Just One

    • By Gretchen SLP on 08-04-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • American Wife

    • By: Curtis Sittenfeld
    • Narrated by: Kimberly Farr
    • Length: 23 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 459
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 258
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 256

    On what might become one of the most significant days in her husband's presidency, Alice Blackwell considers the strange and unlikely path that has led her to the White House....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A pleasant surprise

    • By jennifer on 06-24-14

    Regular price: $43.93

    • Prep

    • By: Curtis Sittenfeld
    • Narrated by: Julie Dretzin
    • Length: 17 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 411
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 333
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 336

    Fourteen-year-old Lee Fiora enrolls at the prestigious Ault School of Massachusetts and is surrounded by beautiful, wealthy students....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Easy & Enjoyable Listen

    • By Lorraine on 06-07-12

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Sisterland

    • A Novel
    • By: Curtis Sittenfeld
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Lowman
    • Length: 14 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 512
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 461
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 462

    Curtis Sittenfeld, New York Times best-selling author of American Wife and Prep, returns with a mesmerizing novel of family and identity, loyalty and deception, and the delicate line between truth and belief....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Too many minor details and not enough story.

    • By Erica on 07-05-13

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Man of My Dreams

    • By: Curtis Sittenfeld
    • Narrated by: Susan Denaker
    • Length: 9 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 21

    The collision of a young woman's fantasies of family and love with the challenges and realities of adult life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Man of My Dreams

    • By Susan on 01-07-11

    Regular price: $27.93

    • You Think It, I'll Say It

    • By: Curtis Sittenfeld
    • Narrated by: Emily Rankin, Mark Deakins
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 3

    The first collection of stories by Curtis Sittenfeld, with the unifying theme of how even the cleverest people tend to misread others and how much we all deceive ourselves....

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Vermählung

    • By: Curtis Sittenfeld
    • Narrated by: Luise Helm
    • Length: 6 hrs and 4 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    Mrs. Bennets Leben dreht sich nur um das Eine: Wie kann sie es bloß schaffen, dass ihre fünf Töchter endlich den Richtigen finden? Zumindest für Jane...

    Regular price: $12.49

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