2/5 Jennifer Haigh in Conversation with Stewart O'Nan

Best-selling author Jennifer Haigh will join Pittsburgh's own Stewart O'Nan in a conversation on writing, story-telling, and fiction that moves us.

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Jennifer Haigh is the author of the short story collection News from Heaven and six bestselling and critically acclaimed novels, including Heat and Light, Faith, and Mrs. Kimble. Her books have won both the PEN/Hemingway Award for debut fiction and the PEN/L.L. Winship Award for work by a New England writer. Her short fiction has been published widely, in The Atlantic, Granta, The Best American Short Stories, and many other places. She lives in New England.

Stewart O’Nan is a native Pittsburgher and an Allderdice grad (Go Dragons!). His novels include Snow Angels, set in Butler, Everyday People, in East Liberty, and Emily, Alone and Henry, Himself, in Highland Park.

Mercy Street: A Novel By Jennifer Haigh Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061763304
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Published: Ecco - February 1st, 2022

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

“Ms. Haigh is an expertly nuanced storyteller long overdue for major attention. Her work is gripping, real, and totally immersive, akin to that of writers as different as Richard Price, Richard Ford, and Richard Russo.”—Janet Maslin, New York Times


Ocean State By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802159274
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Published: Grove Press - March 15th, 2022

Set in a working-class town on the Rhode Island coast, O'Nan's latest is a crushing, beautifully written, and profoundly compelling novel about sisters, mothers, and daughters, and the terrible things love makes us do.


Heat and Light: A Novel By Jennifer Haigh Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061763496
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Published: Ecco - February 28th, 2017

A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, NPR


The Condition: A Novel By Jennifer Haigh Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060755799
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 30th, 2009

In the summer of 1976, during their annual retreat on Cape Cod, the McKotch family came apart. Now, twenty years after daughter Gwen was diagnosed with Turner's syndrome—a rare genetic condition that keeps her trapped forever in the body of a child—eminent scientist Frank McKotch is divorced from his pedigreed wife, Paulette.


Mrs. Kimble By Jennifer Haigh Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060858780
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Published: Harper Perennial - December 27th, 2005

“Beautiful, devastating and complex.” —Chicago Tribune


Wish You Were Here By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802139894
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Published: Grove Press - April 7th, 2003

Award-winning writer Stewart O'Nan has been acclaimed by critics as one of the most accomplished novelists writing today. Now comes his finest and most complete novel to date.


Henry, Himself: A Novel By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735223059
Published: Penguin Books - April 7th, 2020

A member of the greatest generation looks back on the loves and losses of his past and comes to treasure the present anew in this poignant and thoughtful new novel from a modern master


City of Secrets: A Novel By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143108948
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Published: Penguin Books - April 25th, 2017

“Stewart O’Nan’s City of Secrets will keep you up all night reading – what a beautifully crafted novel.” – Alan Furst, New York Times bestselling author of Mission to Paris


West of Sunset: A Novel By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143128243
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Published: Penguin Books - December 29th, 2015

A “mesmerizing and haunting” (The Boston Globe) novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s last years in Hollywood

In 1937, F. Scott Fitzgerald was a troubled, uncertain man whose literary success was long over. In poor health, with his wife consigned to an asylum and his finances in ruin, he struggled to make a new start as a screenwriter in Hollywood.


The Odds: A Love Story By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143122272
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Published: Penguin Books - September 25th, 2012

In the new novel from the author of Last Night at the Lobster, a middle-age couple goes all in for love at a Niagara Falls casino

Lokk out for City of Secrets coming from Viking on April 26, 2016

 


Emily, Alone: A Novel By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143120490
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Published: Penguin Books - December 27th, 2011

The moving companion novel to Henry, Himself and a bittersweet vision of love, family, and aging from bestselling author Stewart O'Nan


Songs for the Missing: A Novel By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143116028
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Published: Penguin Books - August 25th, 2009

A heartfelt family drama of loss and reconciliation with the unthinkable, from the author of Emily, Alone and Henry, Himself


A Prayer for the Dying: A Novel By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312428914
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Published: Picador - May 26th, 2009

New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year

“A new masterpiece of American literature.” —Dennis Lehane, Entertainment Weekly


Last Night at the Lobster By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143114420
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Published: Penguin Books - October 28th, 2008

A frank and funny yet emotionally resonant tale set within a vivid work day world, from the author of Emily, Alone and Henry, Himself--named a Best Book of the Year by The Washington Post, the San Francisco Chronicle, and Entertainment Weekly

A Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize


Snow Angels: A Novel By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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Published: Picador - February 5th, 2008

Now a major motion picture from Warner Independent starring Sam Rockwell and Kate Beckinsale


The Speed Queen By Stewart O'Nan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802138538
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Published: Grove Press - August 6th, 2001

Stewart O'Nan is one of the most highly acclaimed fiction writers of his generation, selected by Granta as one of the Best Young American Novelists and hailed by The New York Times as a master. Grove Press is proud to reissue his haunting noir novel The Speed Queen.