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Anna Quindlen

Biography

Anna Quindlen

Anna Quindlen is the author of six bestselling novels (RISE AND SHINE, BLESSINGS, OBJECT LESSONS, ONE TRUE THING, BLACK AND BLUE and EVERY LAST ONE), and eight nonfiction books (A SHORT GUIDE TO A HAPPY LIFE, GOOD DOG. STAY., BEING PERFECT, LOUD & CLEAR, LIVING OUT LOUD, THINKING OUT LOUD, HOW READING CHANGED MY LIFE and LOTS OF CANDLES, PLENTY OF CAKE). Her New York Times column “Public and Private” won the Pulitzer Prize in 1992. From 2000-2009, She wrote the “Last Word” column for Newsweek.

Anna Quindlen

Books by Anna Quindlen

by Anna Quindlen - Fiction, Women's Fiction

Anna Quindlen’s latest novel begins with an imagined gunshot and ends with a new tin roof. Between the two is a wry and knowing portrait of Rebecca Winter, a photographer whose work made her an unlikely heroine for many women. After fleeing the city for the middle of nowhere, she discovers --- in a tree stand with a roofer named Jim Bates --- that what she sees through a camera lens is not all there is to life.

by Anna Quindlen - Memoir, Nonfiction

In her new memoir, the New York Times bestselling author and winner of the Pulitzer Prize Anna Quindlen writes about looking back and ahead --- and celebrating it all --- as she considers marriage, girlfriends, our mothers, faith, loss, all the stuff in our closets, and more.

by Anna Quindlen - Fiction

Blessings, the bestselling novel by the author of Black and Blue, One True Thing, Object Lessons, and A Short Guide to a Happy Life, begins when, late at night, a teenage couple drives up to the estate owned by Lydia Blessing and leaves a box.