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Laura Moriarty

Author of the New York Times bestseller The Chaperone

  • About Laura Moriarty

    Laura Moriarty is the author of The Center of Everything, The Rest of Her Life, and While I’m Falling. Her most recent novel The Chaperone, inspired by the real life silent film star Louise Brooks, was published by Riverhead Books in June 2012. The novel was named USA Today’s #1 Fiction Pick, the Christian Science Monitor #1 Fiction Pick and a Top Indie Next Pick for June 2012 and was given rave reviews by publications nationwide. Moriarty was the recipient of the George Bennett Fellowship for Creative Writing at Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hampshire, and is now a professor of Creative Writing at the University of Kansas. She lives in Lawrence, Kansas.

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