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Louis Bayard

Louis Bayard
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Louis Bayard is the author of the critically acclaimed The School of Night and The Black Tower, the national bestseller The Pale Blue Eye, and Mr. Timothy, a New York Times Notable Book. He has written for Salon, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and the Los Angeles Times, among others. He lives in Washington, D.C.

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The School of Night by Louis Bayard--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Louis Bayard's novel The School of Night. An ancient mystery, a lost letter, and a timeless love unleash a long-buried web of intrigue that spans four centuries.

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Where are you from?
Washington, DC.
Who are your favorite writers?
Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, Edgar Allan Poe, Saul Bellow
Which book/books have had the biggest influence on your writing?
Middlemarch by George Eliot
What are your hobbies and outside interests?
Chasing after my kids. Movies. Gardening.
What is the single best piece of advice anyone ever gave you?
Don't let nobody steal your joy.
What is your favorite quote?
Tell me, what it is you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?-Mary Oliver
What is the question most commonly asked by your readers?
How much research do I do? What is the answer? Not as much as you might think, but more than I'd like.
What inspired you to write your first book?
The feeling that if I wanted to read a certain kind of book, I was going to have to write it myself.
Where do you write?
At home, in the local coffee house. Wherever they'll have me.

Lucky Strikes

Louis Bayard
Square Fish
Square Fish

Set in Depression-era Virginia, Lucky Strikes by Louis Bayard is the story of orphaned Amelia and her struggle to keep her siblings together.

With her mama recently dead and...

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Roosevelt's Beast

Louis Bayard
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Roosevelt's Beast is a reimagining of Teddy and Kermit Roosevelt's ill-fated 1914 Amazon expedition: a new novel from the acclaimed Louis Bayard

1914. Brazil's Rio...

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The School of Night

Louis Bayard
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

An ancient mystery, a lost letter, and a timeless love unleash a long-buried web of intrigue that spans four centuries

In the late sixteenth century, five brilliant scholars gather under...

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