Anne Enright


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in Dublin, Ireland
October 11, 1962

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Anne Enright was born in Dublin, where she now lives and works. She has published three volumes of stories, one book of nonfiction, and five novels. In 2015, she was named the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction. Her novel The Gathering won the Man Booker Prize, and The Forgotten Waltz won the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction.

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Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld review – where would Hillary be without Bill Clinton?

The author of American Wife returns with a fantasy of what might have been, in which Hillary becomes her true self

Love is the great accident. We can fall for the wrong person, or we can have the great good fortune to attach ourselves to the right person, and the strange thing is, we may never know which is which.

In Curtis Sittenfeld’s 2008 novel American Wife, a woman’s tough love pulls her husban

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The Gathering

3.08 avg rating — 19,344 ratings — published 2007 — 66 editions
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The Green Road

3.50 avg rating — 11,861 ratings — published 2015 — 42 editions
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The Forgotten Waltz

3.16 avg rating — 5,299 ratings — published 2011 — 40 editions
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Actress

3.65 avg rating — 1,234 ratings — published 2020 — 11 editions
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Making Babies: Stumbling in...

3.47 avg rating — 863 ratings — published 2004 — 12 editions
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Yesterday's Weather

3.40 avg rating — 651 ratings — published 2008 — 16 editions
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What are You Like?

3.34 avg rating — 462 ratings — published 2000 — 12 editions
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Taking Pictures

3.51 avg rating — 258 ratings — published 2008 — 4 editions
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The Wig My Father Wore

3.01 avg rating — 277 ratings — published 1995 — 9 editions
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The Granta Book of the Iris...

3.89 avg rating — 218 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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“People do not change, they are merely revealed.”
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“I have no place left to live but in my own heart.”
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“We do not always like the people we love- we do not always have that choice.”
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