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Lorrie Moore

Biography

Lorrie Moore

Lorrie Moore is the author of the story collections BIRDS OF AMERICA, LIKE LIFE and SELF-HELP, and the novels WHO WILL RUN THE FROG HOSPITAL? and ANAGRAMS. Her work has won honors from the Lannan Foundation and the American Academy of Arts and Letters, as well as the Irish Times International Prize for Fiction, the Rea Award for the Short Story, and the PEN/Malamud Award. She is a professor of English at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.

Lorrie Moore

Books by Lorrie Moore

by Lorrie Moore - Fiction

Lorrie Moore's ability to blend quick wit and hilarious observations of current trends with moving portraits of people struggling with loneliness, confusion, and the desire for love has made her one of the most admired writers of our time. Capturing the mood of post-9/11 America with astonishing deftness and precision, A Gate at the Stairs showcases Moore at the height of her powers.