Christian Burch

Christian Burch is a real-life manny, who derived much of his inspiration for this novel from his charges. A resident of Jackson, Wyoming, The Manny Files is his first novel. He shares his birthday with Adam Ant, Evgeni Plushenko, and Anna Wintour.

Books by this Author

Hit the Road, Manny
The Manny Files

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be Interesting!

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Singing.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Perfect happiness is being with somebody that I really love....doing anything. I can be riding in the car on the way to the dentist, but if it's with somebody that I really love, it's perfect happiness.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Being a manny. Duh!

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Truman Capote and Papa Smurf.

Author Voices

January 20, 2009

Watermark Books is one of the best independent bookstores that I have ever been to. I recently visited to do a reading and answer questions and I ended up buying five books. LOVE IT!

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