Books by Meredith Maran

Released: Jan. 29, 2013

"A fun, enlightening read for writers and book lovers alike."
A rich, informative essay collection based on interviews with 20 prominent authors seeking to answer the question: "Why do writers write?" Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"A passionate and intelligent account."
A lively, dramatic, and provocative story of one writer's sojourn into one of our nation's most diverse public high schools. Read full book review >
Released: May 1, 1997

Essays from a still idealistic baby boomer on the legacies of feminism—and on battles yet to be won. Maran (What It's Like to Live Now, 1995), a bisexual freelance writer and business consultant, considers life since the emergence of second-wave feminism. Read full book review >

WHAT IT'S LIKE TO LIVE NOW by Meredith Maran
Released: March 15, 1995

The late Jerry Rubin notwithstanding, not all '60s survivors sold out to the junk-bond culture of the '80s when the first gray hair sprouted. Read full book review >