Individual Author Record
Name: Adam LangerPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Born: 1967 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionLanger grew up on North Mozart Street in Chicago’s West Rogers Park neighborhood. He attended Evanston Township High School and went away to college. He returned to Chicago in 1988 and stayed there for twelve years before moving to New York in 2000 after winning a fellowship to Columbia University's National Arts Journalism Program.
Biographical and Professional InformationLanger is a novelist, short story writer, playwright and journalist. He is the author of the novels ''Crossing California'', ''The Washington Story'', ''Ellington Boulevard'', ''The Theives of Manhattan'' and ''My Father's Bonus March''. Formerly a senior editor at ''Book Magazine'' and a columnist for ''The Book Standard'', he has written about books and authors for many other publications.
*''The Thieves of Manhattan'', Spiegel & Grau, 2010*''My Father's Bonus March'', Spiegel & Grau, 2009*''Ellington Boulevard: A Novel in A-Flat'', Spiegel & Grau, 2008*''The Washington Story'', Riverhead Trade, 2006*''Crossing California'', Riverhead Trade, 2005