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Anne Tyler was born in Minneapolis in 1941 but grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. She graduated at nineteen from Duke University and went on to do graduate work in Russian studies at Columbia University. This is Anne Tyler’s seventeenth novel; her eleventh, Breathing Lessons, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1988. She is a member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. She lives in Baltimore.




Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Iranian American women -- Fiction.
Assimilation (Sociology) -- Fiction.
Intercountry adoption -- Fiction.
Iranian Americans -- Fiction.
Women immigrants -- Fiction.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Widows -- Fiction.