Anita Shreve – Keynote Speaker

Anita Shreve, a recipient of the John P. Marquand Prize in American Literature, is the author of sixteen novels including the international best seller The Pilot’s Wife, which was an Oprah’s Book Club Selection. She also authored Resistance, Fortune’s Rocks, The Last Time They Met, Sea Glass, Testimony, and The Weight of Water, which was a finalist for the Prestigious Orange Prize. Her novel Rescue is forthcoming. Anita, treated for breast cancer seven years ago, lives in New England with her family.