BookMark: American Rust by Philipp Meyer By ROBERT VOLPICELLI • August 25, 2010 Related Program: WPSU's BookMark Tweet Share Google+ Email In this striking debut novel, readers are taken into a small Pennsylvania steel town. The author won the Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction from the LA Times. Visit the author's website. Listen to an interview with the author on NPR's All Things Considered. Read an interview with the author in The New Yorker. He was recently featured in The New Yorker's 20 Under 40 Fiction Issue.