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’s your best quality?

A. Stick-to-ittiveness

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Love, health, and work I want to do.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Starting to write historical biography at the age of forty

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. My oversize glasses which I've been wearing for forty years.