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JONATHAN MILES is the author of the novels Dear American Airlines and Want Not, both New York Times Notable Books. His latest novel, Anatomy of a Miracle: The True* Story of a Paralyzed Veteran, a Mississippi Convenience Store, a Vatican Investigation, and the Spectacular Perils of Grace, is published by Crown/Hogarth.

Dear American Airlines was named a Best Book of 2008 by the Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Amazon.com, and others. It was also a finalist for the QPB New Voices Award, the Borders Original Voices Award, and the Great Lakes Book Award, and has been translated into six languages.

Want Not was named a best or favorite book of 2013 by Kirkus Reviews, the Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Wall Stree
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Average rating: 3.46 · 8,451 ratings · 1,580 reviews · 4 distinct worksSimilar authors
Dear American Airlines

3.09 avg rating — 3,488 ratings — published 2008 — 21 editions
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Want Not

3.68 avg rating — 2,728 ratings — published 2013 — 10 editions
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Anatomy of a Miracle

3.77 avg rating — 2,222 ratings — published 2018 — 8 editions
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Wild Chef

4.23 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2013
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Jonathan Miles and 3 other people liked Pamela's review of Anatomy of a Miracle:
Anatomy of a Miracle by Jonathan  Miles
"I wish I could give it ten stars. Rarely have a read a work by a novelist so fully in command of such prodigious talent—and found it by turns heartbreaking, entertaining, and genuinely thought-provoking. Astonishing. "
Anatomy of a Miracle by Jonathan  Miles
"Those Acknowledgements really pissed me off."
Anatomy of a Miracle by Jonathan  Miles
"I think this is the best book I have ever read- and that is a pretty big statement for me! I LOVED it- and would turn around and read it again because there is so much here to love.

The book is written as non-fiction, even though it is indeed fiction." Read more of this review »
Jonathan Miles answered a question about Anatomy of a Miracle:
Anatomy of a Miracle by Jonathan  Miles
I think it is, though I'm biased. There's a twist or two coming. Give it a whirl.
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“Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.”
Jonathan Miles, Anatomy of a Miracle

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