Chris Bohjalian

Chris Bohjalian is the author of twelve novels, including the New York Times bestsellers, Secrets of Eden, The Double Bind, Skeletons at the Feast, and Midwives.  His work has been translated into twenty-six languages.  He lives in Vermont with his wife and daughter.   Visit him at or .

Books by this Author

The Sandcastle Girls
The Night Strangers
Secrets of Eden
Skeletons at the Feast

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Have we learned nothing?"

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. F. Scott Fitzgerald -- not in terms of talent, but perhaps in terms of demons.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Singing well enough to be in a musical in the West End or on Broadway.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Raising a wondrous and big-hearted daughter, who happens to have the voice of an angel.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. A very pampered cat. Also, a Major League baseball pitcher wouldn't be bad. Or a Tony awarding winning actor.


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