Blake Bailey

Blake Bailey is the author of "A Tragic Honesty: The Life and Work of Richard Yates," a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and "Cheever: A Life," winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Francis Parkman Prize, and a finalist for the Pulitzer and James Tait Black Memorial Prizes. He edited a two-volume edition of Cheever's work for the Library of America, and in 2010 received an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He lives in...See more