Anne Rivers Siddons

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Birthday
9, 1936
Birthplace
Atlanta, GA
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
9, 1936 (age 82)
Birthplace
Atlanta, GA

About

A twentieth-century fiction author who wrote about the southern United States, she is best known for horror novels such as The House Next Door (1978) and Peachtree Road (1988).

Before Fame

She attended Auburn University and subsequently worked as a senior editor for Atlanta magazine.

Trivia

Her 1989 novel, Heartbreak Hotel, was adapted into Heart of Dixie, a film starring Ally Sheedy.

Family Life

She was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She married Heyward Siddons in 1966.

Associated With

Stephen King called Siddons' book, The House Next Door, one of the best horror novels of the century.