Jonathan Dee is the author of six novels, most recently A Thousand Pardons. He is a staff writer for The New York Times Magazine, a frequent contributor to Harper's, and a former senior editor of the Paris Review.

He teaches in the graduate writing programs at Columbia University and The New School.


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The Privileges is verbally brilliant, intellectually astute and intricately knowing.

Richard Ford
on The Privileges

A Thousand Pardons is that rare thing: a genuine literary thriller. Eerily suspenseful and packed with dramatic event, it also offers a trenchant, hilarious portrait of our collective longing for authenticity in these over-mediated times.

Jennifer Egan
on A Thousand Pardons