Ann Patchett http://wfpl.org en Ann Patchett: A Novelist Writes Her Own Life http://wfpl.org/post/ann-patchett-novelist-writes-her-own-life <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ann&nbsp;</span>Patchett<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has become one of America’s great novelists through her inexhaustible ability to create compelling characters.&nbsp; Her books include "</span>Bel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Canto," where a famous opera singer is held hostage in Peru. Or more recently, "State of Wonder," about a woman who journeys to </span><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brazil" style="line-height: 1.5;">Brazil</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, to bring back information about a seemingly miraculous drug.</span></p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 17:06:43 +0000 Jonathan Bastian 7511 at http://wfpl.org Ann Patchett: A Novelist Writes Her Own Life