Robert Girardi





Robert Girardi

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Robert Girardi is the author of four previous novels and one volume of novellas, all of which have been widely translated. He has written for film and television. His nonfiction pieces and reviews have been published in The Washington Post, Washingtonian, The New Republic, The National Review and Landscape Architecture Magazine, among other publications. A graduate of the Iowa Writer’s Workshop and USC Film School, Girardi has received a James Michener Fellowship. He lives in Washington, D.C. with his three children.


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I'm doing a west coast tour, mostly in California. I'll be in San Fran, LA, and Redding. I'll be doing stock signings of Gorgeous East in all three places. Look for them in stores!
As posted earlier, there's a reading at Book Soup in LA on November 10th at 7pm. Check out Book Soup's web­site and [...]
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The Pirate's Daughter
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 216 ratings — published 1996 — 8 editions
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Vaporetto 13
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 193 ratings — published 1997 — 7 editions
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A Vaudeville of Devils
3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 83 ratings — published 1999 — 5 editions
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Gorgeous East: A Novel
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 54 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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The Wrong Doyle
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The Pirate's Daughter
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“His brain and his heart knew this, but he couldn’t stop himself, and the razor of his conscience lent the undeniable thrill of pain to the act.”
Robert Girardi, The Pirate's Daughter

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