Rick Moody

Novelist, Author

1961 –

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Who is Rick Moody?

Hiram Frederick "Rick" Moody III is an American novelist and short story writer best known for the 1994 novel The Ice Storm, a chronicle of the dissolution of two suburban Connecticut families over Thanksgiving weekend in 1973, which brought widespread acclaim, became a bestseller, and was made into a feature film of the same title. Many of his works have been praised by fellow writers and critics alike, and in 1999 The New Yorker chose him as one of America's most talented young writers, listing him on their "20 Writers for the 21st Century" list.

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Born
Oct 18, 1961
New York City
Also known as
  • Hiram. F. Moody III
  • Hiram Frederick "Rick" Moody III
  • Hiram Frederik Moody III.
Parents
Siblings
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Brown University
  • Columbia University
  • St. Paul's School
Lived in
  • Connecticut
  • New York City
  • New York

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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