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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Elizabeth Taylor  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


-- Elizabeth Taylor on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Taylor lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Taylor is the Literary Editor and Sunday Magazine Editor of the ''Chicago Tribune''. A former President of the National Book Critics Circle, she still serves on the Board of Directors and chairs the strategic planning committee. Elizabeth has also served as a Pulitzer juror and has charied the Biography and Fiction committees.Taylor grew up in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. She graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a Mary Lyon Scholar at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. She went on to Yale University where she earned an MA. After college, she worked for the Carnegie Institute for Peace and then for the ''Philadelphia Inquirer'' where she wrote opinion columns and book reviews.


Society of Midland Authors Prize Winner for American Pharaoh

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Selected Titles At Your Library

American pharaoh :
ISBN: 0316834890. OCLC Number: 47082624

Back Bay Books, Little, Brown and Company,. .