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Emily Fridlund




Genres: Literary Fiction
 
Novels
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Collections
   Catapult (2017)
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Awards
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (2017) : History of Wolves


Emily Fridlund recommends
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Red Clocks (2018)
Leni Zumas
"In bristling sentences that strike with stunning efficiency, Leni Zumas shows girls and women defying the excruciating restrictions imposed by both law and culture. This is not only timely but necessary fiction?uncannily prescient, unabashedly political, and fiercely humane. We so desperately need books like this."
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Open Me (2018)
Lisa Locascio
"An evocative and compelling remapping of Bluebeard’s Castle for our times. In Open Me, Locascio offers a daring, unapologetic, and vital exploration of female desire."
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The All-Night Sun (2020)
Diane Zinna
"Diane Zinna carves her sentences on the page. This book is compulsively readable because no scene or paragraph goes to waste; each nuance of thought and feeling gets traced with generous intensity. Zinna renders all the vivid saturations of grief, but not just that: She also traces the complicated fretwork of young friendship. This book shows how coming-of-age and elegy can be the same story."

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