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James Gavin

James Gavin is the author of Deep in a Dream, Intimate Nights, and Stormy Weather. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Vanity Fair, and Time Out New York, among other publications. He lives in New York City.
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Appearances

NOV 12
7:00 PM
in person appearance
BARNES & NOBLE #1979
Talk, Q&A, Signing in convo w/ Rex Reed
2289 Broadway @ 82nd St.
New York, NY 10024
NOV 19
7:00 PM
in person appearance
BOOK SOUP
Talk/Signing
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. An honest story is the only story worth telling.

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. Oh, come on -- modesty forbids!

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. 1. "One Christmas" (Capote) 2. "Mapplethorpe: A Biography" (Morrisroe) 3. "Modern Nature" (Jarman) 4. "The White Album" (Didion) 5. "Ghost Light: A Memoir" (Rich)

Q. Is there a book you love to reread?

A. "Mapplethorpe: A Biography"

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. Joan Didion, Truman Capote, Frank Rich, Derek Jarman, Patricia Morrisroe.

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