Mary McGarry Morris

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Birthday
10, 1943
Birthplace
Connecticut
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
10, 1943 (age 76)
Birthplace
Connecticut

About

An American fiction writer and playwright, she is best known for such novels as Vanished and A Dangerous Woman. She also penned a drama that focuses on the life of Mary Todd Lincoln.

Before Fame

She spent ten years writing her first novel, Vanished, which was finally published in 1988.

Trivia

She was a finalist for both the National Book Award and the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction.

Family Life

With her husband, Mike, she had five children.

Associated With

She is often compared to John Steinbeck.