Pen Name: None
Born: 1968 in Teaneck, New Jersey
Guilfoile lives in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Guilfoile is a best-selling author. His novels, Cast of Shadows and The Thousand are both set in Chicago and have been translated into more than 20 languages. He graduated from The University of Notre Dame in 1990. He was a founding partner of the Chicago design firm Coudal Partners, and a creative director at that company for 11 years. Guilfoile's first novel
Guilfoile is a contributor to The Morning News, McSweeney's Quarterly Concern and McSweeney's Internet Tendency. His essays have appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The New Republic, and Salon.com. His work has been included in anthologies Mirth of a Nation, 101 Damnations, Chicago Noir, and Chicago Blues.
- My First Presidentiary : A Scrapbook by George W. Bush, Three Rivers Press, 2001 - written with John Warner
- Cast of Shadows, Alfred A. Knopf, 2005
- Wicker, Penguin Books Ltd, 2006
- The Thousand, Knopf, 2010
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
My First Presidentiary : A Scrapbook by George W. Bush
Release Date: 2001-03
Cast of Shadows: A Novel
Release Date: 2006-05-23
Release Date: 2006
Release Date: 2010-08-24
Chicago Tribune Best Book for Cast of Shadows, 2005
Kansas City Star Best Book for Cast of Shadows, 2005
Best Debut Novel for Love is Murder, 2005
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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