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Carter Beats the Devil: Book summary and reviews of Carter Beats the Devil by Glen David Gold
Carter Beats the Devil Summary
An amazing, richly evocative novel of magic and history in the tradition of E. L. Doctorow and Caleb Carr.
Carter Beats the Devil Reviews
"[T]his thoroughly entertaining debut by an amateur magician with an M.F.A. in creative writing is a fanciful pastiche of history, fantasy and romance." - Publishers Weekly.
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Glen David Gold Author Biography
Glen David Gold received his MFA for creative writing at the University of California at Irvine. His first novel, Carter Beats the Devil, has been translated into fourteen languages. His short stories and essays have appeared in McSweeneys, Playboy, and The New York Times Magazine. He lives in San Francisco with his wife, Alice Sebold.
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