Acclaimed short-story writer and winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award, Robert Anderson has written a brilliantly inventive first novel-a book that blends the facts of a famous writer's life with the profound effect of her death on an entire generation. Sylvia Plath's legacy inspires, harrows, and haunts the three people at the center of "Little Fugue": her husband, the poet Ted Hughes, freed by her death and then imprisoned by her myth; Assia Gutmann Wevill, Plath's rival and Hughes's mistress, who kills herself only six ...

Little Fugue 2006, Random House Trade, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780345454119

Trade paperback

Little Fugue 2005, Ballantine Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780345454102