Pen Name: None
Born: in New York
Thomas earned his BA from the University of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
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, where he received the Graduate Essay Award.
He currently lives in New Jersey.
We Are Not Ourselves, Simon & Schuster, 2014
Titles at Your Library
We Are Not Ourselves: A Novel
Release Date: 2015-06-02
We Are Not Ourselves
- New York Times Bestseller
- Notable Book of the Year, New York Times, 2014
- Top 50 Fiction List, Washington Post, 2014
- Ten Best Fiction Books, Entertainment Weekly, 2014
- 5 Most Important Books of 2014, Esquire
- Best Books of 2014, Publishers Weekly
- One of Janet Maslin’s Ten Favorite Books of the Year, New York Times
- Shortlisted, James Tait Black Prize
- Finalist, Center for Fiction Firs Novel Prize
- Longlisted, The Guardian First Book Award
- Nominated, Folio Prize
- Finalist, John Garner Fiction Book Award
- Starred Review, Publishers Weekly
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