About the Author

Denise Kiernan is an author, journalist, producer, and host of “CRAFT: Authors in Conversation.” Her latest book, We Gather Together, arrived winter 2020. Her last book, The Last Castle (Sept. 2017), was an instant New York Times bestseller in both hardcover and paperback and was also a Wall Street Journal bestseller. She is also the author of The Girls of Atomic City, which is a New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and NPR bestseller and has been published in multiple languages. She lives in North Carolina.


Interviews with author Denise Kiernan:

“The Woman Who Saved the Biltmore Estate”: The State of Things with Frank Stasio (radio interview)


“The Last Castle”: Book TV on C-SPAN (video interview)