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Author Anna Quindlen was born in Philadelphia on July 8, 1953. She graduated from Barnard in 1974 and serves on their Board of Trustees. Quindlen worked as a reporter for the New York Post and the New York Times and wrote columns for the Times. She won the 1992 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary before devoting herself to writing fiction. She has written both adult fiction (including Object Lessons, Black and Blue and One True Thing, which was made into a motion picture starring Meryl Streep) and children's fiction (Happily Ever After and The Tree That Came to Stay). Her title Alternate Side made the bestseller list in 2018. Currently, she is a columnist at Newsweek. Her title Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake made The New York Times Best Seller list for 2012. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Blessings 2,217 copies, 58 reviews
One True Thing 2,177 copies, 28 reviews
Rise and Shine 1,846 copies, 57 reviews
Every Last One 1,675 copies, 120 reviews
Still Life With Bread Crumbs 1,378 copies, 117 reviews
A Short Guide to a Happy Life 1,009 copies, 23 reviews
How Reading Changed My Life 930 copies, 26 reviews
Object Lessons 827 copies, 8 reviews
Miller's Valley 738 copies, 50 reviews
Alternate Side 429 copies, 37 reviews
Good Dog. Stay. 417 copies, 15 reviews
Pride and Prejudice (Introduction, some editions) 70,644 copies, 1,248 reviews
Little Women (Contributor, some editions) 23,970 copies, 386 reviews
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (Foreword, some editions) 14,625 copies, 403 reviews
The Feminine Mystique (Introduction, some editions; Afterword, some editions) 4,059 copies, 39 reviews
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The Barbie Chronicles: A Living Doll Turns Forty (Contributor) 101 copies, 1 review
What’s Language Got to Do with It? (Contributor) 51 copies, 2 reviews

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Hometown:
New York, New York
Date of Birth:
July 8, 1952
Place of Birth:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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B.A., Barnard College, 1974
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