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Meg Wolitzer was born on Long Island, New York on May 28, 1959. She is the daughter of novelist Hilma Wolitzer. She studied creative writing at Smith College and graduated from Brown University in 1981. Her first novel, Sleepwalking, was published in 1982. Her other books include Hidden Pictures, This Is Your Life, Friends for Life, The Wife, The Position, The Ten-Year Nap, and The Uncoupling. Her short story Tea at the House was featured in 1998's Best American Short Stories collection. Her books This Is My Life and Surrender, Dorothy were adapted into films. She has taught creative writing at the University of Iowa's Writers' Workshop and Skidmore College and has written several Hollywood screenplays. She currently teaches writing at Columbia University. Her title, The Female Persuasion, made the bestseller list in 2018. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Interestings 2,782 copies, 193 reviews
The Female Persuasion 1,155 copies, 56 reviews
The Wife 1,024 copies, 57 reviews
The Ten-Year Nap 933 copies, 48 reviews
Belzhar 690 copies, 49 reviews
The Uncoupling 640 copies, 71 reviews
The Position 529 copies, 21 reviews
To Night Owl from Dogfish 308 copies, 20 reviews
The Fingertips of Duncan Dorfman 229 copies, 8 reviews
Surrender, Dorothy 159 copies, 10 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2017 (Editor) 150 copies, 6 reviews
Sleepwalking 110 copies
This is Your Life 78 copies, 1 review
Hidden Pictures 37 copies, 1 review
Friends for Life 37 copies, 1 review
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