I’m looking for a new book to read to fit into my summer reading challenge and I think an Anna Quindlen book would be just right for several of the categories:
- Read an award-winning book…
- Read a memoir, biography or autobiography…
- Read a book suggested by a friend…
See what I mean?
Anna Quindlen is an award-winning novelist and journalist. Here’s her bio from annaquindlen.net:
ANNA QUINDLEN is a novelist and journalist whose work has appeared on fiction, nonfiction, and self-help bestseller lists. She is the author of eight novels: Object Lessons, One True Thing, Black and Blue, Blessings, Rise and Shine, Every Last One, Still Life with Bread Crumbs, and Miller’s Valley. Her memoir Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake, published in 2012, was a number one New York Times bestseller. Her book A Short Guide to a Happy Life has sold more than a million copies. While a columnist at The New York Times she won the Pulitzer Prize and published two collections, Living Out Loud and Thinking Out Loud. Her Newsweek columns were collected in Loud and Clear.
I’ve read three of her books – check them out:
Black and Blue – a hard look at the complicated dynamics in abusive relationships
Good Dog. Stay. – sentimental reflections about the relationships between dogs and their human families
Still Life with Bread Crumbs – can a sixty-year old photographer with a waning career find love?
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What is your favorite Anna Quindlen book?
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