The best-selling author of five novels: AT THE WATER'S EDGE, APE HOUSE, WATER FOR ELEPHANTS, RIDING LESSONS, and FLYING CHANGES. Her works were translated into 43 languages and sold over 10 million copies worldwide. In 2011, WATER FOR ELEPHANTS was adapted to form a major motion picture starring Reese Witherspoon, Rob Pattinson, and Christoph Waltz. Take a look at this
She lives with her husband and three sons in Western North Carolina, along with their dogs, cats, horses, birds and the fussiest goat in the world.