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Karen Russell


Thursday, March 8 2012

Talk About Getting Lost In a Book: Our Favorite Fiction of 2011

Read this book, pass it on to those who deserve it, and be thankful that the world contains artists like...


Sunday, March 10 2013

'Vampires in the Lemon Grove' Collapses Boundaries of Genre and Human Possibility

Vampires in the Lemon Grove brings together eight stories of transmutation, transmigration and transgression for a collection that enchants and beguiles throughout.

Thursday, March 3 2011

'Swamplandia!' Casts a Wicked Spell

Karen Russell's wonderfully overstuffed, scaldingly funny, and frightening debut novel about a doomed alligator-wrestling Florida family has a rare and magic sense of comedy.


Tuesday, February 19 2013

Karen Russell’s fiction is more than just a literary combination platter

PHILADELPHIA — What a conversation it was. The Book of Job. Hippos. The road life. The writer’s life (which, more and more these days, is

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