publication date: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 (part of Summer 2015)

category: Literature

clue: She has written about white and blue, Miami and Bethlehem, fictions and confessions, and prayer and magic.

explanation: Didion's works included The White Album, Blue Nights, Miami, Slouching Toward Bethlehem, Political Fictions, True Confessions, A Book of Common Prayer, and The Year of Magical Thinking. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Joanna Woods, Mike Rothstein, Mike Eberhart, and Aaron Shurtleff


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