Upcoming Events & Appearances
January 24, 2020
7:00 PM – 8:45 PM
Hudson Valley Writers Center
Philipse Manor Station
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 United States
Check back for coming events at Hunter College, NY (February 18, 2020); the University of Miami (March 25-27, 2020); Bryn Mawr College, PA (April 1, 2020); Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI (April 4-5, 2020); BAM, Brooklyn, NY (April 14, 2020); Calvin College Festival of Faith and Writing, Grand Rapids, MI (April 16-18, 2020); Hugo House, Seattle (May 21, 2020)
November 20, 2019
Sigrid’s eighth novel, What Are You Going Through, will be published by Riverhead on September 8, 2020.
The Friend has been longlisted for the 2020 International Dublin Literary Award.
The Friend was also named a finalist for the 2019 Prix du Meilleur livre étranger.
October 1, 2019
Today is the pub date of Best American Short Stories 2019, which includes Sigrid’s story “The Plan.”
L’Ami, the French edition of The Friend, published by Stock, has been longlisted for both the 2019 Prix du Meilleur livre étranger and the 2019 Prix Femina Étranger.
August 6, 2019
Today is the pub date of the new edition of Mitz: The Marmoset of Bloomsbury. Read Peter Cameron’s new afterword to the book in the Paris Review. And a conversation with Carrie Mullins about Mitz appears in Electric Literature.
July 8, 2019
Whoopi Goldberg recommends The Friend as a favorite book for summer reading on “The View.”
June 23, 2019
The Friend is a Top Five Fiction Choice of The Sunday Times (UK) 100 Best Summer Reads of 2019.
May 18, 2019
The Friend has been named a Best Book of the Year So Far by The Times (UK).
April 1, 2019
The Friend is the next selection of Moira’s Book Club of the Seattle Times. The book discussion takes place at noon on May 7th.
March 6, 2019
Sigrid is on the shortlist for the finalists of the 2019 Simpson/Joyce Carol Oates Prize.
February 16, 2019
The Friend is a New York Times paperback bestseller and an Indie national bestseller.
February 5, 2019
Today is the pub date of the Riverhead paperback edition of The Friend.
The Friend has also just been published in the UK by Virago .
Sigrid’s novel The Friend has won the 2018 National Book Award for Fiction.
A Cat, by Leonard Michaels, has just been reissued by Tin House. Read Sigrid’s introduction in the Paris Review Daily.
Read Sigrid’s review of Sight, by Jesse Greengrass, on newyorker.com.
Sigrid has a new short story, “Hotel Story,” in the current issue of Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine.
May 26, 2018
Read Sigrid’s column in the Wall Street Journal on 5 favorite books about dogs.
Sigrid’s story “The Plan” has been published in the current issue of LitMag.
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