James Gavin

James Gavin is the author of Deep in a Dream, Intimate Nights, and Stormy Weather. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Vanity Fair, and Time Out New York, among other publications. He lives in New York City.

Books by this Author

Is That All There Is?
Stormy Weather

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. An honest story is the only story worth telling.

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. Write.

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. 1. "One Christmas" (Capote) 2. "Mapplethorpe: A Biography" (Morrisroe) 3. "Modern Nature" (Jarman) 4. "The White Album" (Didion) 5. "Ghost Light: A Memoir" (Rich)

Q. Is there a book you love to reread?

A. "Mapplethorpe: A Biography"

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. Oh, come on -- modesty forbids!

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