Annie Dillard (born 1945) is an American author, best known for her narrative prose in both fiction and non-fiction. She has published works of poetry, essays, prose, and literary criticism, as well as two novels and one memoir. Annie wrote The Maytrees and her 1974 work Pilgrim at Tinker Creek won the 1975 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction which made Random House’s survey of the century’s 100 best nonfiction books.
Annie has written many other books, essays and poetry and has won many awards.
Dillard taught for 21 years in the English department of Wesleyan University, in Middletown, Connecticut and has been married three times.
Annie’s official website.