May 18, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. at Washington National Cathedral

Join Ann Patchett, recently named one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World by TIME magazine, as she reads from her most recent novel State of Wonder.

Patchett is the author of six novels, including Bel Canto (winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Orange Prize), and the nonfiction bestsellers What now? and Truth & Beauty. She lives in Nashville, Tennessee, where she is co-owner of Parnassus Books.


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