Biography

Ann Beattie

Ann Beattie has published six previous collections of stories and six novels. She has been included in three O. Henry Award collections and John Updike's Best American Short Stories of the Century. She has received an award in literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and a Guggenheim Fellowship. She and her husband, Lincoln Perry, live in Maine and Key West, Florida.

Ann Beattie

Books by Ann Beattie

by Ann Beattie - Fiction

The rare First Lady who did not write a book, Pat Nixon remains one of the most mysterious and enigmatic public figures in recent history. Ann Beattie, like many of her generation, dismissed Richard Nixon’s wife. Decades later, she wonders what it must have been like to be married to such a spectacularly ambitious and catastrophically self-destructive man.