In Miller's Valley, Quindlen has written an emotionally powerful novel driven by a young girl who experiences first-hand the tension between nostalgia and progress as she tries to build a future for herself. During this intimate conversation, Quindlen will discuss her career from the New York Post to The New York Times to Newsweek; how she uses family as a touchstone for exploring big social issues; and what she learned from writing her new novel, MILLER’S VALLEY, the story of Mimi Miller, a young woman coming of age who unearths surprising secrets about her family—and herself.
Anna Marie Quindlen is an American author, journalist, and opinion columnist whose New York Times column, Public and Private, won the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary in 1992. She began her journalism career in 1974 as a reporter for the New York Post. Between 1977 and 1994 she held several posts at The New York Times.
In a small town on the verge of big change, a young woman unearths deep secrets about her family and unexpected truths about herself. Filled with insights that are the hallmark of Anna Quindlen’s bestsellers, Miller’s Valley is an emotionally powerful story about a family you will never forget.Find out more