The Twelve-Mile Straight has been published by 4th Estate in the UK, and The Daily Mail calls it “nuanced and compassionate.”
The San Francisco Chronicle publishes a rave review of The Twelve-Mile Straight, calling it a “superb novel.”
The Twelve-Mile Straight is featured in the October issue of O, The Oprah Magazine, which calls it a “superb novel, whose roots can be traced to Harper Lee and Carson McCullers.”
Eleanor reviewed Celeste Ng’s novel Little Fires Everywhere for The New York Times Book Review.
Eleanor talked to The Millions about fiction, film, appropriation, point of view, and privilege.
The Seattle Times calls The Twelve-Mile Straight “a masterful piece of storytelling that probes issues of injustice and race.”
Eleanor was featured in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, which calls The Twelve-Mile Straight “an absorbing epic.”
On pub day, Eleanor talked to Jonathan Capehart of WNYC’s Leonard Lopate Show about the Jim Crow South and writing The Twelve-Mile Straight.
The Twelve-Mile Straight is on shelves as of September 12!
Philly.com calls The Twelve-Mile Straight “beautifully told, beautifully written, a story that penetrates to the American heart, and all the light and darkness therein.”
The Twelve-Mile Straight is on the October Indie Next list.
Entertainment Weekly includes The Twelve-Mile Straight on its list of 20 Books to Read This Fall.
The Twelve-Mile Straight has been named an Amazon Best Book of September.
Eleanor talked to HarperAcademic about identify, belief, and secrets for their new podcast.
You can now listen to the first chapter of the audiobook version of The Twelve-Mile Straight, narrated by Allyson Johnson, courtesy of HarperAudio London.
The Twelve-Mile Straight is coming to the UK in January 2018 from 4th Estate in this beautiful take on the US cover.
The Millions was kind enough to include The Twelve-Mile Straight on this absurdly rich list of forthcoming books.
Ten Thousand Saints is getting a face lift! Ecco is releasing the third paperback edition of Eleanor’s first novel in coordination with the release of The Twelve-Mile Straight on September 12th. Like The Twelve-Mile Straight, this one’s illustrated by the talented Sara Wood.
Eleanor just returned from trips to the West and the South to meet with awesome indie booksellers, including these lovely folks at Kimball House in Decatur, Georgia.
Diecimila Santi, the Italian edition of Ten Thousand Saints, is out. Translated by Vanessa Valentinuzzi, published by Romanzo Bompiani, sexier in every way.
Eleanor talked to Vulture about Atari, legwarmers, and “That ’80s Show.”
You can now listen to Eleanor’s panel on book-to-movie adaptations with the wonderful Stephen Elliott, Jennifer Gilmore, Jenny Halper, and Cheryl Strayed on the AWP Podcast Series.
Ten Thousand Saints is out on DVD! You can buy it on DVD or Blu-Ray, or you can buy or rent it via instant video here.
Ten Thousand Saints the movie is out! Catch it at a theater near you or see it now on demand at iTunes and everywhere movies are sold.
Some nice new film reviews of Ten Thousand Saints, including this one from The New York Times, who call it “a very fine film.”