Jane Smiley is writing a trilogy that focuses on one family’s 100-year history, and with the release of “Early Warning” is two-thirds of the way done.
Jane Smiley is writing a trilogy that focuses on one family’s 100-year history, and with the release of “Early Warning” is two-thirds of the way done. Elena Seibert Penguin/Random House
Jane Smiley is writing a trilogy that focuses on one family’s 100-year history, and with the release of “Early Warning” is two-thirds of the way done. Elena Seibert Penguin/Random House

Jane Smiley’s latest novel project follows a family for 100 years

May 17, 2015 05:00 PM

UPDATED May 18, 2015 12:00 AM

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