Media & Links


*Lovely piece by Kathleen Pierce in The Bangor Daily News.

*New story in The New Yorker, March 16 2015. You can listen to me read it here.

*Story in The New Yorker, April 1 2013.

*Interview with The New Yorker.

*Winner of 2012 Maine Book Award.

*My thoughts on the poem “Haiku” by James Shea, in the Paris Review Daily.

*Book listed by Oprah.com as a “First Novel That May Just Help You Change Your Life in 2012.”

*Audiobook (narrated by Xe Sands) named one of top 10 fiction of 2011 by Audiofile Magazine.

*Cover story– Maine Women Magazine, Emerging Leaders issue.

*Short-listed for 2011 Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize.

*Starred review of audiobook from Library Journal.

*Book rec in Harvard Gazette.

*Interview on The Nervous Breakdown.

*Great review in the Portland Press Herald.

*Swapna Krishna’s review.

*Video interview at Smith College.

*Read what The Tottenville Review says.

*Nice review in L Magazine.

*Story in the Harvard Gazette.

*nomadreader says: “Watch out Jennifer Egan, Sarah Braunstein is coming for your readers.”

*This is a novel you won’t want to put down, says Newcity Lit. Read review here.

*A lovely review on Book Chatter

*My essay on NPR’s You Must Read This
(aired on All Things Considered March 2, 2011– Listen Here)

*Oprah says to read it– a pick for March 2011

*The Portland Phoenix’s piece on me and the book

*The National Book Foundation’s “5 Under 35” Fiction, 2010

*Sarah Braunstein Reading and Interview at 2010 5 Under 35 Celebration from National Book Foundation on Vimeo.