T. C. Boyle

  • T. C. Boyle

    Special Report: How Genius Works NOVELIST

    Project: Write the novel The Tortilla Curtain

    A PEN-Faulkner- and PEN-Malamud-winning novelist and short story writer, Boyle has written 22 books of fiction-perhaps none more celebrated than 1995's Tortilla Curtain, which he drafted just before computers entered his writing routine.

  • The Silence

    The Silence

    Dragonfly What a dragonfly was doing out here in the desert, he couldn’t say. It was a creature of water, a sluggish slime-coated nymph that…

  • California Burning

    California Burning

    Post-fire life in Santa Barbara will never be the same—or will it?

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