Individual Author Record
Name: Porter ShrevePen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Born: 1966 in Washington DC Sites:
Illinois ConnectionShreve lives in Chicago and West LaFayette, Indiana with his wife and writer Bich Minh Nguyen.
Biographical and Professional InformationShreve is the author of the acclaimed novel The Obituary Writer, which was a New York Times Notable Book and a Book Sense 76 pick. Shreve, whom Lorrie Moore has hailed as a "wonderful and accomplished" writer, currently directs the Creative Writing Program at Purdue University.
''The Obituary Writer '', Houghton-Mifflin, 2000''Drives Like A Dream'', Houghton-Mifflin, 2005''When the White House Was Ours'', Houghton-Mifflin, 2008