Santa Fe New Mexican

Who’s Who And Who’s Here

Jennifer Egan is the author of several novels and a short story collection. Her novel A Visit from the Goon Squad won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the L.A. Times Book Prize and was named one of the best books of the decade by Time, Entertainment Weekly, and others. Her novel Manhattan Beach won the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. Her latest novel, The Candy House, was named one of the best books of 2022 by The New York Times. She is the author of The Invisible Circus, which was adapted into a feature film starring Cameron Diaz; Look at Me, a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction; Emerald City and Other Stories; and The Keep. Egan’s journalistic work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, and she recently completed a term as president of PEN America.