Biography for Lay of the Land


Random House, Inc.
The author of five earlier novels and three collections of stories, Richard Ford was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award for Independence Day, the first book to win both prizes. In 2001 he received the PEN/Malamud Award for excellence in short fiction.


From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Random House, Inc.
The author of five previous novels and three collections of short fiction, Richard Ford's honours also include the PEN/Malamud Award. He lives in Maine and New Orleans.

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