Lee Smith is the author of 17 works of fiction, including Fair and Tender Ladies, Oral History, and the recent novel, Guests on Earth. She has received many awards, such as the North Carolina Award for Literature and an Academy Award in Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and has been inducted into the Fellowship of Southern Writers. Smith’s novel The Last Girls was a New York Times bestseller as well as winner of the Southern Book Critics Circle Award. A collection of personal essays, Dimestore, A Writer’s Life, was published in March 2016.
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