Michael Gross

Michael Gross is the author of Unreal Estate, Rogues’ Gallery, 740 Park, and Model: The Ugly Business of Beautiful Women. A contributing editor of Travel + Leisure, he created the blog Gripepad and has written for Vanity Fair, Esquire, GQ, New York, The New York Times, TheDaily Beast/Newsweek, Huffington Post, and other publications.

Books by this Author

House of Outrageous Fortune
The Carousel
The Intruder

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Sacred cows make the tastiest hamburger." --Abbie Hoffman

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. A nameless immigrant approaching the Statue of Liberty, thinking, Wow.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Jean Des Esseintes

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

A. Singing on key

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Indolence

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