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Mary Beth Keane

Nina Subin

Mary Beth Keane attended Barnard College and the University of Virginia, where she received a master's of fine arts degree. She was awarded a John S. Guggenheim fellowship for fiction writing and has received citations from the National Book Foundation, PEN America and the Hemingway Society. She is the author of "The Walking People," "Fever" and most recently, "Ask Again, Yes," which spent eight weeks on the New York Times Best Seller List. To date, translation rights to "Ask Again, Yes" have sold in sixteen languages, with most translated editions forthcoming in 2020-21. Both "Fever" and "Ask Again, Yes" are in development to become a limited television series.

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Ask Again, Yes
Fiction / Literature
May 2019
ISBN 9781982106980
400 pages
$27.00, INSTOCK
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INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER **The Tonight Show Summer Reads Pick** “One of the most unpretentiously profound books I've read in a long time…modestly magnificent. More/less

Fiction / Literature
Scribner Book Company
March 2014
ISBN 9781451693423
306 pages
$17.00, INSTOCK
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A fictionalized account of the life of Typhoid Mary, an Irish immigrant who moved to New York at the turn of the century and became a successful cook, until the Department of Health noticed the trail of disease she left behind.

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