Elizabeth McCracken

Elizabeth McCracken is an American author known for her novels, short stories, and memoirs. Her works often explore themes of love, loss, and family with a blend of humor and poignancy. She has received critical acclaim and several literary awards for her writing.


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  1. 1. Bowlaway

    "Bowlaway" is a multi-generational saga that revolves around a bowling alley in a small New England town. The story begins with the mysterious arrival of a woman who establishes the bowling alley, and her subsequent death sets off a chain of events that impacts the town and its residents for decades to come. The narrative explores themes of love, loss, and the complex dynamics of family relationships, all against the backdrop of the bowling alley that serves as a communal hub for the town.