Ann Beattie

Ann Beattie  has published 20 novels and short story collections. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.


And the lickin’ is easy

by Ann Beattie | Thursday, July 01, 2021

L’Après-Midi d’un Minimalist Writer

by Ann Beattie | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Literary Information Derived From Privileged Writers

Did they know how good they had it?

by Ann Beattie | Monday, March 04, 2019

At Last, Good News for the Holiday Season!

by Ann Beattie | Monday, December 17, 2018

A Dream of a Writer

Peter Taylor’s stories reveal an artist immersed in the quotidian who rose to the complexities of the heart and psyche

by Ann Beattie | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

On Visitors

When the Bachelor Girl and the Red Death come calling, are they mirrors for our eccentricities?

by Ann Beattie | Monday, June 09, 2014

(Full Disclosure)

Conflicts, more or less of interest

by Ann Beattie | Monday, March 06, 2017

Break the Rules

by Ann Beattie | Monday, October 06, 2014

Summer Visitors

Buy a house in Maine and they will come. And come.

by Ann Beattie | Wednesday, June 01, 2005


by Ann Beattie | Friday, December 01, 2006

The Gypsy Chooses the Whatever Card

by Ann Beattie | Wednesday, September 01, 2010