Joshua Henkin is the author of the novel Swimming Across the Hudson, which was selected by the Los Angeles Times as a notable book of the year; his short stories, essays, and reviews have appeared in many journals and newspapers. He teaches at Sarah Lawrence College, Brooklyn College, and the 92nd Street Y in New York City. He lives in Brooklyn; visit him online at www.joshuahenkin.com.
"Charming. . . . Henkin keeps you reading with original characters, witty dialogue and a view that marriage, for all its flaws, is worth the trouble." --People"Beguiling....[Henkin writes] effortless scenes that float between past and present....[He creates] an almost personal nostalgia for these characters." --Jennifer Egan, The New York Times Book Review"Elicits a passionate investment in the fate of its characters - truly an up-all-night read." --The Washington Post"Beautifully render[s] the give and take, back and forth of marriage over the long haul. --The News and Observer