Michael Stein

Michael Stein is the author of five novels. His most recent, In the Age of Love, was a national Booksense/Indie Reader's Choice selection. His first book of nonfiction, The Lonely Patient: How We Experience Illness, won the 2007 Christopher Award. The New York Times called his second nonfiction book, The Addict: One Patient, One Doctor, One Year, “idiosyncratic, gripping and illuminating.” He teaches at Brown University.

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“The Rape of the Muse is a novel of many depths. There is excitement, rumination, eroticism, and intrigue. It is a strong study of character and of the importance of integrity.