Jonathan Nasaw

Jonathan Nasaw is the acclaimed author of Fear Itself and The Girls He Adored, both Literary Guild Selections. He lives in Pacific Grove, California.

Books by this Author

The Boys from Santa Cruz
The Girls He Adored
When She Was Bad
Twenty-Seven Bones
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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. This too shall pass

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. I'd love to have met Charles Dickens. But I wouldn't be the one doing the talking, I'd be the one doing the listening.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. How about playing for the San Francisco Giants—any position.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Now that's a hard one. Easier to pick some favorite albums (a term that dates me, I'm afraid): Graceland, Van Morrison and the Chieftains, Exiles on Main Street, Bach's Suites for Cello Solo

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Oddly enough, I'm happy right where I am.

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