Jane Smiley is a novelist and essayist. Her novel A Thousand Acres won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1992, and her novel The All True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton won the 1999 Spur Award for Best Novel of the West. She has been a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters since 1987. Her novel Horse Heaven was short-listed for the Orange Prize in 2002, and her novel, Private Life, was chosen as one of the best books of 2010 by The Atlantic, The New Yorker, and The Washington Post.
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Jane Smiley is an American novelist and essayist. She won the Pulitzer Prize in 1992 for A Thousand Acres and since then has been critically acclaimed for books including Horse Heaven and Private Life. Here she is to introduce her latest novel, Some Luck, the first book in&nbs...
Jane Smiley's A THOUSAND ACRES was first published on this day in 1991. The novel won the 1992 Puli...
by @janesmileyauthor - 2 months ago
LIGHT THE DARK is a stunning guide to finding creative inspiration and how it can illuminate your li...
by @janesmileyauthor - 3 months ago
Today is the 30th anniversary of the publication of THE AGE OF GRIEF.
by @janesmileyauthor - 4 months ago
Jane Smiley Shares the 4 Books That Changed Her Life
Plus, how she handles email and the first thing...
by @janesmileyauthor - 5 months ago
“There were so many things Rosanna could have been besides a farm wife, she thought. But it was not ...
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