A smart, insightful collection of stories about life and love.

—kirkus, starred review

…A readable, addictive collection…


A brilliant debut…Sad, funny, and always wise…I’ll be returning to these wonderful stories again and again.

—cheryl strayed, author of wild

Love, In Theory is a collection richly worthy of Flannery O’Connor’s name.

—robert olen butler, author of a good scent from a strange mountain

About E.J.


E.J. Levy’s writing has been featured in Best American Essays, The New York Times, and the Paris Review, among other publications, and has received a Pushcart Prize. Her debut story collection, Love, In Theory, won the 2012 Flannery O’Connor Award and the 2014 Great Lakes Colleges Association’s New Writers Award (previously awarded to Alice Munro and Louise Erdrich for first books)…