I've been a Curtis Sittenfeld fan since reading her 2005 novel, "Prep: A Novel." Her latest offering, a short-story collection called "You Think It, I'll Say It," was released last month and is dazzling me with its menagerie of characters, all of whom seem as if they could populate a full-length novel. Short stories can be challenging to write and read. You've got to make a reader care about your protagonist and her backstory in such a short time. Sittenfeld succeeds. Each of her 10 stories about relationships, real, secret and imagined, touched a nerve with me, $16.50, Amazon.com.
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