Lenny’s Lit Thursday: Phenomenal Novels

Break in Case of Emergency was featured on Lena Dunham’s Lenny for Lit Thursday.

“Haven’t we all been mildly miserable at work from time to time? Wondering why no one else appreciates the absurdity of the unironic jargon and duplicity of our coworkers? If you have ever felt this way… Break in Case of Emergency is for you…The personal and workplace plots are woven together beautifully. Read, cringe, laugh, relate.” –Jessica Grose, Lenny

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Jessica Winter

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Jessica Winter is executive editor of newyorker.com and a former editor at Slate and Time. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, Bookforum, The Believer, and many other publications. She lives with her family in Flatbush, Brooklyn.