Kate Walbert

Finalist, 2004 National Book Awards

Kate Walbert made her writing debut in 1998 with Where She Went, a collection of interlinked stories that was a New York Times Notable Book in 1998. She is also the author of The Gardens of Kyoto, a novel; and has published fiction and articles in The New York Times, Paris Review, and DoubleTake. Recipient of fellowships from The National Endowment for the Arts and the Connecticut Commission on the Arts, she teaches writing at Yale and lives in New York City and Stony Creek, Connecticut.
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Our Kind

Our Kind by Kate Walbert book cover, 2004
ISBN 9780743245593 Scribner

The collective tale of a group of women who came of age in the 1950s and must face life after husbands and children have left home. More about this book >

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Kate Walbert

Kate Walbert made her writing debut in 1998 with Where She Went, a collection of interlinked stories that was a New York Times Notable Book in 1998. She is also the author of The Gardens of Kyoto, a novel; and has published fiction and articles in The New York Times, Paris Review, and DoubleTake. Recipient of fellowships from The National Endowment for the Arts and the Connecticut Commission on the Arts, she teaches writing at Yale and lives in New York City and Stony Creek, Connecticut.

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