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Marie Arana

Photograph by Victor Ch. Vargas

About The Author

Marie Arana was born in Lima, Peru. She is the author of the memoir American Chica, a finalist for the National Book Award; two novels, Cellophane and Lima Nights; and The Writing Life, a collection from her well-known column for The Washington Post. She is the Literary Director of the Library of Congress and lives in Washington, DC, and Lima, Peru.

Books by Marie Arana