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Individual Author Record

General Information


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Genre: C:ADULT Fiction

Born: 1981 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Moore was born and raised in Chicago. He is a graduate of Columbia University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Graham Moore is a Academy Award-winning screenwriter and a New York Times bestselling novelist. A graduate of Columbia University, where he received his degree in Religious History, he currently lives in Los Angeles.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- """The Last Days of Night"""

-- *One of the Best Books of the Year, Washington Post

-- *Reading List Councils Prize for Best Historical Fiction, American Library Association


-- """Sherlockian"""

-- *New York Times Bestseller

-- *Shortlist for Best First Novel, 2011 Anthony Awards


-- """The Holdout"""

-- *Starred Review, Publishers Weekly, 2020

-- *Starred Review, Library Journal, 2020