Girl in the Arena

Girl in the Arena

Praise for GIRL “Girl in the Arena is like nothing you’ve ever read. A good-old fashioned page turner…the female answer to Fight Club.” ~Steve Almond “I could not put this book down. I mean it was physically difficult to tear my eyes... more »

Small Acts of Sex and Electricity

Small Acts of Sex and Electricity

Praise Reminiscent of sections of Ann Patchett’s ‘Bel Canto’ or even Rebecca West’s ‘The Return of the Soldier’—here we have the same blissful menage, based on impossible circumstances that carry the seeds of their own destruction. —The San Francisco Chronicle Through vivid,... more »

In My Sister’s Country

In My Sister’s Country

Praise An authoritative fictional debut. —The Boston Globe Beautifully compressed, sensually charged…A wonderful novel. —Steve Almond, NPR Mary Karr meets Dave Eggers…Haines puts you into the skin of the narrator—which makes it easy to relate to, regardless of your own experience. —Rocky Mountain News Haines is... more »