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National Book Festival

Bobbie Ann Mason is the best-selling author of "In Country," "Feather Crowns," and "Shiloh and Other Stories," which won the PEN/Hemingway Award. She was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, the American Book Award and PEN/Faulkner award. Her memoir, "Clear Springs," was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Her most recent book is "An Atomic Romance" (Random House, 2005). She lives in Kentucky.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Bobbie Ann Mason