Chris Bohjalian

Chris Bohjalian is the author of twelve novels, including the New York Times bestsellers, Secrets of Eden, The Double Bind, Skeletons at the Feast, and Midwives.  His work has been translated into twenty-six languages.  He lives in Vermont with his wife and daughter.   Visit him at or .

Books by this Author

Water Witches

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Have we learned nothing?"

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Atticus Finch

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Really, it would be embarrassing. Awfully embarassing. TOO embarrassing.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. F. Scott Fitzgerald -- not in terms of talent, but perhaps in terms of demons.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. George Bush. What were you thinking? Really, now? What?