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All the Best Stories Are True

David Shields


About the author

David Shields’s most recent book, The Thing About Life Is That One Day You’ll Be Dead (Knopf), was a New York Times bestseller. He has received a Guggenheim fellowship, NEA fellowships, an Ingram Merrill Foundation Award, a Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation grant, and a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship. He lives in Seattle, where he is a professor in the English department at the University of Washington. ​

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