Armistead Maupin talks about The Days of Anna Madrigal, the ninth novel in his bestselling Tales of the City series. The story follows one of his most unforgettable and enduring characters—Anna Madrigal, the legendary transgender landlady of 28 Barbary Lane.
Armistead Maupin, author of the bestselling Tales of the City series, discusses Mary Ann in Autumn, the eighth book in his series. It tells the story of Mary Ann Singleton, who left her husband and child in San Francisco to pursue her dream of a television career in New York. Twenty years later, she’s returned to the city of her youth and into the arms of her oldest friend, Michael.
In his new book Michael Tolliver Lives: A Novel (HarperCollins, 2007), Armistead Maupin revisits the characters from his "Tales of the City” serial, the ground-breaking novels and PBS miniseries set in 1970’s San Francisco.
Michael Tolliver Lives is available for purchase at Amazon.com.
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