About

Elizabeth M. Gilbert is an American author, was born in Waterbury, Connecticut in 1969, and grew up on a small family Christmas tree farm. She attended New York University. She is best known for her 2006 memoir, Eat, Pray, Love, which as of December 2010 had spent 199 weeks on the New York Times Best Seller list, and which was also made into a film by the same name in 2010.