Ann Patchett http://aspenpublicradio.org en First Draft - Ann Patchett http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/first-draft-ann-patchett <p>Ann Patchett is the author of six novels including <em>Bel Canto, Run, State of Wonder</em> and <em>The Patron Saint of Liars</em>.&nbsp; She was the editor of the Best American Short Stories 2006 and has written three books of non-fiction, <em>Truth &amp; Beauty, What now?</em> And <em>This is the Story of a Happy Marriage</em>.&nbsp; She is a graduate of the Iowa Writer’s Workshop and has been the recipient of numerous awards including England’s Orange Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award.&nbsp; Her books have been New York Times bestsellers and New York Times Notable Books.&nbsp; She is also owns Parnassus Books in Nashville, Tennessee.&nbsp; She lives in Nashville.</p><p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 22:29:00 +0000 Mitzi Rapkin 11027 at http://aspenpublicradio.org First Draft - Ann Patchett