Deborah Krieger graduated from Swarthmore College in 2016 with a degree in Art History, German Studies, and Film and Media Studies. She has been writing about art and culture on her site www.i-on-the-arts.com since 2010, and has been freelancing for other sites since 2013, including The Mary Sue, Bust, Paste, Bitch Flicks, Hyperallergic, Whitehot Magazine, and more. She is also the curatorial assistant at the Delaware Art Museum. From September 2016 to July 2017 she was on a Fulbright scholarship in Vienna, Austria, where she researched contemporary Jewish and Roma artists in the city and taught English to high school students.
The father and son relationship, the wonky, beating heart of The Château, feels so well-worn and lived-in that its volatile pushes-and-pulls contain some genuinely touching moments.
This debut novel by sisters Lynne and Valerie Constantine fits well within the mold of Gone Girl-esque thriller.