Susan Minot

Novelist, short-story writer, poet, and screenwriter

Susan Minot is an award-winning novelist, short-story writer, poet, and screenwriter. Her first novel, Monkeys, was published in a dozen countries and won the Prix Femina Étranger in France. Her novel Evening was a worldwide bestseller and became a major motion picture, and her additional works include Rapture and Thirty Girls. She teaches at New York University, and lives with her daughter in New York City and on North Haven island Maine.