Liz Moore


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Liz Moore is a writer of fiction and creative nonfiction.

Her first novel, The Words of Every Song (Broadway Books, 2007), centers on a fictional record company in New York City just after the turn of the millennium. It draws partly on Liz's own experiences as a musician. It was selected for Borders' Original Voices program and was given a starred review by Kirkus. Roddy Doyle wrote of it, "This is a remarkable novel, elegant, wise, and beautifully constructed. I loved the book."

After the publication of her debut novel, Liz obtained her MFA in Fiction from Hunter College. In 2009, she was awarded the University of Pennsylvania's ArtsEdge residency and moved to Philadelphia, where she still lives. She is now an Assistant Professor of Writing
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A puzzle!  A contest! Paperback publication day for The Unseen World.

Hi guys!

Today is paperback publication day for The Unseen World

Look, it’s got a brand new cover and everything.

In celebration, I did two things that mildly terrify me:

1. I filmed myself talking

2. I posted it online.

You can see the evidence here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arTVBdqwT8o&t=3s

Do you like puzzles? Do you like contests? If so, watch, fill out the form, and possibly win a prize, ma

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“Only humans can hurt one another, Ada thought; only humans falter and betray one another with a stunning, fearsome frequency. As David's family had done to him; as David had done to her. And Ada would do it too. She would fail other people throughout her life, inevitably, even those she loved best.”
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“This must be the most important factor in your choice of a life partner," he told Ada. "Who will most patiently and enthusiastically support your ambitions?”
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“If a machine can convincingly imitate humanity—can persuade a human being of its kinship—then what makes it inhuman? What, after all, is human thought but a series of electrical impulses?”
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