An American novelist, he’s most widely known for She’s Come Undone and I UNDERSTAND This Much HOLDS TRUE. He was a teacher of creative composing in the University or college of Connecticut. He received a B.A. and an M.A. in education from your University or college of Connecticut and an M.F.A. on paper from Vermont University. He taught British for twenty-five years in the Norwich Totally free Academy. He was raised in Connecticut and continued to be in his house state along with his wife and three sons. Two of his books were chosen by Oprah Winfrey for Oprah’s Publication Club.