About Marie Arana

Marie Arana is a biographer, essayist, novelist, and former editor in chief of Book World at The Washington Post. She has been a guest columnist on Latin America for the New York Times. Currently, she is Writer at Large for The Post, a Senior Advisor to the US Librarian of Congress, and an active spokesperson on Latin America, biculturalism, and the book industry.
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About Bolívar

Marie’s BOLÍVAR: American Liberator was released on April  9, 2013. Pulitzer Prize winning historian Gordon S. Wood says of it, “This is a magnificent story. Deeply researched and written with clarity, honesty, and verve, Marie Arana’s book tells the life of one of the greatest heroes and founders in world history." Read more



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Publishers: Simon & Schuster and Dial/Random House