Hannah Pakula

Hannah Pakula is the author of The Last Empress, which was a New York Times notable book, The Last Romantic, which was called by Graham Greene the best biography and one of the three best books of the year, and An Uncommon Woman, which was a Los Angeles Times Book Award finalist. She lives in New York City.

Books by this Author

The Last Empress
An Uncommon Woman

Author Revealed

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. I don't know, but I will no doubt find out when I get an irate letter from some angry reader.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The technique to play the piano really well

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Vietnamese spring rolls.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. I kinda like Cyrano de Bergerac.