About the Author
Fannie Flagg began writing and producing television specials at age nineteen and went on to distinguish herself as an actress and writer in television, films, and the theater. She is the author of the New York Times
bestsellers Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man
, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
(which was produced by Universal Pictures as Fried Green Tomatoes
), Welcome to the World, Baby Girl!
, Standing in the Rainbow
, and A Redbird Christmas
. Flaggs script for Fried Green Tomatoes
was nominated for both the Academy and Writers Guild of America awards and won the highly regarded Scripters Award. Flagg lives in California and in Alabama.
From the Hardcover edition.