Thomas Dyja

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General Information

Name: Thomas Dyja

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction, History, Other;

Born: in Chicago, Illinois



Illinois Connection

Dyja was born and raised on Chicago's Northwest side. He is a third generation Chicagoan.

Biographical and Professional Information

Thomas Dyja is an author, bookseller, literary agent, editor and book packager. He stayed in New York after graduating from Columbia University to go into publishing. He still resides in New York today.

Published Works

  • Play for A Kingdom, Harcourt Brace, 1997
  • Meet John Trow, Viling Adult, 2002
  • The Moon in Our Hands, Da Capo, 2006
  • Walter White: The Dilemma of Black Identity in America, Ivan R, Dee, 2008
  • The Third Coast, Penguin Books, 2014

Titles at Your Library

Meet John Trow

ISBN: 0670030996
Release Date: 2002-06-03

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The Moon in Our Hands: A Novel

ISBN: 0786717076
Release Date: 2006-01-19

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Walter White: The Dilemma of Black Identity in America (Library of African-American Biography)

ISBN: 156663766X
Release Date: 2008-09-18

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)


Lisa Bankoff

ICM Partners

730 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10019



Yamil Anglada

Penguin Press

375 Hudson Street

New York, NY 10014


External Links

Thomas Dyja on WorldCat


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