Sena Jeter Naslund

Books
11:30 am
Tue February 15, 2011

Adam & Eve: A Novel

Naslund has tended to be over the years a kind of historical novelist. Although the novel is not science fiction, exactly, in order to have a chance, it needs to be read in a flexible, imaginative way.

Audio ?2011 Alabama Public Radio

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Don Noble
4:52 pm
Mon October 23, 2006

Abundance: A Novel of Marie Antoinette

Sena Jeter Naslund wrote Four Spirits from memory. Ahab's Wife, however, a novel of New England in the nineteenth century, is deeply researched, and Abundance even more so. She has learned most of what is known about Marie and Louis, and this novel is as accurate as historical fiction is likely to be.

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Don Noble
11:10 am
Mon February 9, 2004

Four Spirits

Forty years and six volumes of fiction after living through the Civil Rights Movement in Birmingham, AL, Naslund had achieved huge success with the novel Ahab's Wife, and has done in fiction what Diane McWhorter has done in prose: told her version of the story of that time and place.

Four Spirits

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