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Jane Hamilton

author

Jane Hamilton lives, works and writes in an orchard farmhouse in Wisconsin. Her first novel, The Book of Ruth, published in 1988 won the PEN/Ernest Hemingway Foundation Award for best first novel and was a selection of the Oprah Book Club. She has also written A Map of the World and The Short History of a Prince; her short stories have appeared in Harper’s magazine. Born and raised in the Midwest, Hamilton graduated from Carleton College as an English major and shortly thereafter published her first collection of short stories.

Jane Hamilton

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