Book List in Order: 9 titles

  • An Electric Literature Best Short Story Collection of 2017Through her three story collections and two novels, Elizabeth Crane’s singular literary vision has created worlds of characters standing boldly in the face of their complicated circumstance...


  • A witty and irresistible story of a mother and daughter regarding each other through the looking glass of time, grief, and forgiveness. In two beautifully counterpoised narratives, two women -- mother and daughter -- try to make sense of their own...


  • Jean Copeland, an emotionally withdrawn wife and mother of two, has taken a secret lover -- only to lose him in a moment of tragedy that leaves her reeling. Her husband, Gordon, is oblivious, distracted by the fear that he's losing his most prized as...


  • She Was Pharaoh is a fictional account of the life of Pharaoh Hatshepsut-Ma'atkara. More powerful than Cleopatra or Nefertiti, Hatshepsut may be the most powerful woman in history. During her thirteen years as Queen of Egypt, she created strong relat...


  • Whether breathlessly enthusiastic, serenely calm, or really concentrating right now on their personal zombie issues, Elizabeth Crane’s happy cast explores the complexities behind personal satisfaction.Elizabeth Crane is the author of two previous s...


  • A glittering book from the author hailed by the Chicago Tribune as "unique, intriguing, and often hilarious." Here are the events that make up a life: a junior high school fashion crisis, a best friend's betrayal, substance abuse, recovery, finding ...


  • Features the stories of women recovering from loss, addiction, or betrayal, from a woman who decides to live on the patio rooftop of her friend's apartment, to a writer whose identity is compromised by the actress who portrays her, to a daughter who ...


  • THE MAN OF HER DREAMS Fed up with the boring wimps she dated, Jody Farnell put all her energy into restoring a decaying antebellum mansion. And among the ruins of Whitefriars, the young architect discovered the diary of a man from another century...


  • ENTRANCED BY A STRANGER When practical-minded, no-nonsense Renata O'Neal began to have trouble sleeping, she decided hypnotism was the obvious answer to her problem. But when the doctor put her under, and she found herself in another time and place,...