Matthew Thomas

Matthew Thomas was born in the Bronx and grew up in Queens. A graduate of the University of Chicago, he has an MA from the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University and an MFA from the University of California, Irvine. His New York Times-bestselling novel We Are Not Ourselves has been shortlisted for the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction and longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award. He lives with his wife and twin children in New Jersey.

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We Are Not Ourselves
We Are Not Ourselves Special Signed Edition

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Eileen and Materialism in 'We Are Not Ourselves'

Author Matthew Thomas discusses writing his critically-acclaimed bestseller 'We Are Not Ourselves' with 'Supernatural' actor Misha Collins, and the perception that the main character Eileen is materialistc.

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