Kate Christensen
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Kate Christensen

Kate Christensen is the author of seven novels, most recently The Last Cruise. Her fourth novel, The Great Man, won the 2008 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction. She has also published two food-centric memoirs, Blue Plate Special and How to Cook a Moose, which won the 2016 Maine Literary Award for Memoir. Her essays, reviews, and short pieces have appeared in a wide variety of publications and anthologies. She lives with her husband and their dog, Angus, in Portland, Maine.

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    • The Last Cruise

    • A Novel
    • By: Kate Christensen
    • Narrated by: Rob Shapiro
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 107
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 100
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 100

    When a time of crisis begins, Christine, Mick, and Miriam, who are all on the 1950s vintage ocean liner Queen Isabella for different reasons, find themselves facing the unknown together in an unexpected and startling test of their characters....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
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    • By HIDHO on 10-11-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Blue Plate Special

    • An Autobiography of My Appetites
    • By: Kate Christensen
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 10 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26

    This memoir derives from Kate's popular foodcentric blog, in which she shares scenes from an unusual upbringing and an unusually happy present-day life, providing an audience for this book that is already primed....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing and Shallow

    • By Pamela Harvey on 07-27-13

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Astral

    • By: Kate Christensen
    • Narrated by: Donald Corren
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13

    The Astral is a huge rose-colored old pile of an apartment building in the gentrifying neighborhood of Greenpoint, Brooklyn.....

    Regular price: $23.30

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