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Ann Hood

Author of The Knitting Circle

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Ann Hood was born on December 9, 1956, in West Warwick, R.I. She attended the University of Rhode Island and New York University. For several years, she worked as a flight attendant before pursuing her dream of becoming a writer. Ann Hood had a dream of writing ever since her first "novel" at the age of 11. It was not until 1987, with the publication of Somewhere off the Coast of Maine that she received the recognition she had been longing for. Set in the period from the 1960s to the 1980s, the story deals with the lives of three women of the Vietnam era and their children. Strong on emotion and personal growth, Hood's writing frequently examines the intricacies of various levels of relationships. Other works include Something Blue, which also involves the association between three friends. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Knitting Circle 987 copies, 48 reviews
The Obituary Writer 622 copies, 59 reviews
The Book That Matters Most 440 copies, 36 reviews
The Red Thread 298 copies, 34 reviews
Creating Character Emotions 274 copies, 5 reviews
Knitting Yarns: Writers on Knitting (Editor) 232 copies, 13 reviews
Somewhere Off the Coast of Maine 229 copies, 4 reviews
An Italian Wife 177 copies, 10 reviews
Comfort: A Journey Through Grief 171 copies, 8 reviews
Ruby 107 copies, 4 reviews
Fly Girl: A Memoir 84 copies, 8 reviews
She Loves You Yeah, Yeah, Yeah 71 copies, 5 reviews
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