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Walter Mosley is the author of more than 40 books, including the critically acclaimed Easy Rawlins mystery series. His work has been translated into more than 20 languages and spans genres including literary fiction, science fiction, mystery and young adult novels. His first Easy Rawlins novel, “Devil in a Blue Dress,” was made into an acclaimed film starring Denzel Washington. Mosley’s other works include “Blue Light,” “RL’s Dream,” “Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned,” “Fortunate Son,” “Rose Gold” and his latest Leonid McGill mystery “And Sometimes I Wonder About You” (Doubleday). He is the recipient of an O. Henry Award, a Grammy and PEN America’s Lifetime Achievement Award.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Walter Mosley

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