"This highly original, farcical novel will keep you entertained in spite of (or more accurately, because of) its toxic narrator." --Library Journal
"Levine is a wonderful storyteller with a vibrant voice. “Treasure Island!!!” is a rollicking tale, shameless, funny and intelligent."
(New York Times Book Review)
"[An] irreverent comic novel of self-empowerment."
(O., The Oprah Magazine)
"An absurdist comedy of suburbia."
(The New York Times)
"Levine sports an original, brutally witty voice."
(The Washington Post)
"I laughed my way through...this addictive little pageturner."
(The Boston Bibliophile)
"This highly original, farcical novel will keep you entertained."
"A sassy first novel ... You can't go wrong."
(Library Journal Prepub Alert)
"Levine's subtle insight about the egocentric nature of our society is knife-sharp."
(Minneapolis Star Tribune)
"Levine...is a tremendously funny writer."
(Time Out Chicago)
About the Author
Sara Levine teaches at the Art Institute of Chicago. Her stories have appeared in The Iowa Review
, Necessary Fiction
, Sonora Review
, and other magazines. She won a 2008 Bridport Prize for Fiction, a Special Mention in The Pushcart Anthology
, and three citations in The Best American Essays
. Her writing has been anthologized in Best of Fence: The First Nine Years
and The Touchstone Anthology of Creative Nonfiction: 1970 to the Present