2 results found
Pete Dexter on Wikipedia
Pete Dexter (born July 22, 1943) is an American novelist.
Dexter won the U.S. National Book Award in 1988 for his novel Paris Trout.Biography
Dexter was born in Pontiac, Michigan. His father died when Dexter was four; and he and his mother moved to Milledgeville, Georgia, where she married a college Physics professor. He earned his undergraduate degree in 1969 from the University of South Dakota, which awarded him an honorary…