Synopses & Reviews
“Intricately imagined and timely . . . Maazel is an entertaining writer with a dry, droll sense of humor.” —The New York Times Book Review, Editors Choice
* Shortlisted for the Believer Book Award *
Fiona Maazels Woke Up Lonely follows a cult leader, his ex-wife, and the four people he takes hostage. Its about loneliness in America, North Korea, espionage, a city underneath Cincinnati, cloud seeding, and eavesdropping. Its also a big, sweeping love story.
About the Author
Fiona Maazel is the author of Last Last Chance. She is a winner of the Bard Prize for Fiction and a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 honoree. She teaches at Brooklyn College, Columbia, New York University, and Princeton. She lives in Brooklyn.