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Francine Prose


Francine Prose is a novelist and critic whose most recent
book, Peggy Guggenheim: The Shock of the Modern, was
published by Yale University Press. Her previous books
include the novels Lovers at the Chameleon Club: Paris,
1932, My New American Life, Goldengrove, A Changed
Man and Blue Angel, which was a finalist for the 2001
National Book Award, and the non-fiction New York Times
bestseller Reading Like A Writer: A Guide for People
Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them.
She writes frequently for the New York Times Book
Review and the New York Review of Books. She lives in
New York City.

Works by Francine Prose

  • what-to-read-and-why
  • mister-monkey
  • the-mirror-a-short-story-from-the-collection-reader-i-married-him
  • middlemarch