Caren Lissner

Caren Lissner's first novel, "Carrie Pilby," was made into a movie. Her non-fiction writing has appeared in the New York Times and the Atlantic. She's working on a new book.

Stories By Caren Lissner

The Great Unsolved Mystery of Missing Marjorie West

Eighty years ago today, a four-year-old girl vanished into the Pennsylvania woods. The search captivated people across the nation — and some have never stopped looking.

That Time a Guy Asked Me to Channel My Novel’s Protagonist On Our Creepy First Date

As an author seeking representation and a single woman seeking love, I let the strange charade go on a little too long.