Writer. Born– April 18, 1929, Montgomery. Parents– Jack and Catherine (Westcott) Crenshaw. Education– Vanderbilt University, B.A. 1951; University of Havana (Cuba), Parsons School of Design. Fashion industry, New York after 1958. Staff writer for Vogue magazine, 1959-1962. Fashion coordinator for Ohrbach’s, 1962-65; Fashion and beauty reporter for the New York Times, 1965-76. Head of Mary Ann Crenshaw and Associates public relations firm, Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Member Fashion Group Internationa;l, Cosemetics Executive Women, Authors League, and Authors Guild.


Contemporary Authors online and Who’s Who of American Women, 1979-1980.


The End of the Rainbow. New York; McMillan, 1981.

The Natural Way to Super Beauty. New York; McKay, 1974.

Prescription Junkie. New York; C. H. Potter, 1980.

Shape-Up for Super Sex. New York; Delacorte, 1977.

The Super Foods Diet. New York; MacMillan, 1983.


DogSpeak:  How to Learn It, Speak It, and Use It to Have a Happy, Healthy, and Well-Behaved Dog.  New York:  Simon and Schuster, 1999.