Best Author in Boston

2013 Best Author

Matthew Pearl

Cambridge’s Matthew Pearl has combined literary mystery with historical fiction in such best-selling novels as The Dante Club and Poe’s Shadow. He recently released his fourth novel, The Technologists, a…Read More

2012 Best Author

Jack Gantos

This year, Boston’s literary world hit the jackpot with national success stories in local writers Erin Morgenstern and Jack Gantos. Morgenstern’s fantastical debut novel about dueling magicians, The Night Circus,…Read More

2011 Best Author

Andre Dubus III

Released this winter, Dubus’s Townie was a rarity: a Bay State memoir entirely lacking in Oirish flavah and Whitey Bulger references. Instead, Dubus chronicled his days growing up in the…Read More

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