debut novel, The Madonnas of Leningrad was a New York Times Editors’
Choice, a #1 Booksense Pick, a Booklist Top Ten Novel, and an
American Library Association Notable Book of the Year. It has been
published in twenty languages. Her collection of short stories,
Confessions of a Falling Woman, won the Paterson Fiction Prize and a
Florida Book Award. The Mirrored World is her second novel.