Queens of Fiction: New work novels from Elena Ferrante and Marilynne Robinson. | WYPR

Queens of Fiction: New work novels from Elena Ferrante and Marilynne Robinson.

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Credit Europa Editions (l); Farrar, Strauss and Giroux (r)

On this edition of The Weekly Reader, our book critic Marion Winik reviews new novels by two queens of fiction: Elena Ferrante's The Lying Life of Adults, and Marilynne Robinson's Jack.

The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions

 

Jack, by Marilynne Robinson, Farrar Strauss Girous