Amy Dickinson

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General Information

Name: Amy Dickinson

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: in Freeville, New York


Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Dickinson currently resides in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Dickinson is an advice columnist. She succeeds the legendary Ann Landers as the Chicago Tribune's signature advice columnist. Dickinson's column, Ask Amy, is syndicated by Tribune Media Services to newspapers around the world.

Before joining the Chicago Tribune, Dickinson penned a column on family issues for TIME magazine and had been regularly featured on National Public Radio's All Things Considered.

Dickinson graduated from Georgetown University and has also worked as a producer for NBC News and as a freelance writer for publications such as The Washington Post, Esquire and O magazine. She has also appeared as a social commentator on CBS' Sunday Morning.

Published Works

  • The Mighty Queens of Freeville: A Mother, a Daughter, and the Town That Raised Them, Hyperion Books, 2009
  • Ask Amy: Advice for Better Living, Agate, 2013

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Ask Amy: Advice for Better Living

ISBN: 1572841559
Release Date: 2013-12-10

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Amy Dickinson on WorldCat

Amy Dickinson on Amazon


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