Hannah Pakula

Hannah Pakula is the author of The Last Empress, which was a New York Times notable book, The Last Romantic, which was called by Graham Greene the best biography and one of the three best books of the year, and An Uncommon Woman, which was a Los Angeles Times Book Award finalist. She lives in New York City.

Books by this Author

The Last Empress
An Uncommon Woman

Author Revealed

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Not starting to write books at an earlier age.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. I kinda like Cyrano de Bergerac.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Impatience and the inability to suffer fools gladly.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Love, health, and work I want to do.