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Lorrie Moore was born in 1957 in Glens Falls, New York, and attended St Lawrence University and Cornell University. Her work has appeared frequently in the New Yorker and Best American Short Stories. She currently teaches English at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. She is the author of three collections of short stories - Self-Help, Like Life and Birds of America - and the novels Anagrams and Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? She is also editor of The Faber Book of Contemporary Stories About Childhood.

If you like Lorrie Moore you might also like to read books by Louise Voss, Anna Quindlen and Suzannah Dunn.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Lorrie Moore

A Gate at the Stairs by Lorrie Moore
A Gate at the Stairs
Lorrie Moore
Shortlisted for the prestigious 2010 Orange Prize for Fiction. A young teenage girl finds herself caught up in the complicated, emotional lives of a couple and their young adopted daughter. Touching on themes of adoption, race, relationships, politics...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/04/2010

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