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Seating Arrangements

Seating Arrangements book cover
Maggie Shipstead
Knopf
2012

Maggie Shipstead’s Seating Arrangements is a stunning debut, an irresistible social satire that is also an unforgettable meditation on the persistence of hope, the yearning for connection, and the promise of enduring love.

Reviews:

“Seating Arrangements, by Maggie Shipstead, is a perfect summer romp.”—Book World

“Shipstead’s sentences simmer and crackle on the page.”—San Francisco Chronicle