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Kate Christensen

Kate Christensen's seven novels include "The Great Man," which won the 2008 PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction. Her latest is "The Last Cruise." She is also the author of two culinary memoirs, "Blue Plate Special" and "How to Cook a Moose," which won the 2016 Maine Literary Award for Memoir. Kate lives with her husband in Portland, ME, and spends much of the year in Oracle.

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The Last Cruise
Fiction / Literature
Knopf Doubleday
July 2018
ISBN 9780385536288
Hardcover, 304 pages
$26.95, INSTOCK
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From the acclaimed PEN/Faulkner Award-winning author of The Great Man comes a riveting high-seas adventure that combines Christensen's signature wit, irony, and humanity to create a striking and unforgettable vision of our times. More/less

The Great Man
Fiction / Literature
Knopf Doubleday
May 2008
ISBN 9780307277343
Kindle Edition, 305 pages
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Following the death of New York City painter, Oscar Feldman, two rival biographers compete as they set out to tell his life story, with the help of his wife Abigail, sister Maxine, and Teddy, his longtime mistress.

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