Karen Russell
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Karen Russell

Karen Russell (born July 10, 1981) is an American novelist and short story writer. Her debut novel, Swamplandia!, was a finalist for the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. She was also the recipient of a MacArthur Foundation "Genius Grant" in 2013.
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    • Swamplandia!

    • By: Karen Russell
    • Narrated by: Arielle Sitrick, David Ackroyd
    • Length: 13 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 674
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 521
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 520

    The Bigtree alligator-wrestling dynasty is in decline, and Swamplandia!, their island home and gator-wrestling theme park, is swiftly being encroached upon....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Sometimes Brilliant, Sometimes Disappointing

    • By Suzn F on 02-05-11

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Vampires in the Lemon Grove

    • Stories
    • By: Karen Russell
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey, Joy Osmanski, Kaleo Griffith, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 198
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 179
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 181

    In the collection's marvelous title story, two aging vampires in a sun-drenched Italian lemon grove find their hundred-year marriage tested when one of them develops a fear of flying....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Stylish modern magic realism

    • By Ryan on 04-10-13

    Regular price: $28.00

    • St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

    • Stories
    • By: Karen Russell
    • Narrated by: Ariel Sitrick, Zach McLarty, Patrick Mackie, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 92

    A dazzling debut, a blazingly original voice: the 10 stories in St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves introduce a radiant new talent....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Killed by casting

    • By Zane on 03-03-11

    Regular price: $27.93

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