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Amor Towles

Biography

Amor Towles

Born and raised in the Boston area, Amor Towles graduated from Yale College and received an MA in English from Stanford University. His first novel, RULES OF CIVILITY, published in 2011, was a New York Times bestseller and was named by The Wall Street Journal as one of the best books of 2011. His second novel, A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW, published in 2016, was also a New York Times bestseller and was named as one of the best books of 2016 by the Chicago TribuneThe Washington PostThe Philadelphia Inquirer, the San Francisco Chronicle and NPR. Both novels have been translated into over 15 languages. Having worked as an investment professional for over 20 years, Mr. Towles now devotes himself full time to writing in Manhattan, where he lives with his wife and two children.

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Amor Towles

Books by Amor Towles

by Amor Towles - Fiction, Historical Fiction

From the New York Times bestselling author of RULES OF CIVILITY comes a transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel.

by Amor Towles - Fiction, Historical Fiction

The New York Times bestselling debut about a young woman whose life is on the brink of transformation that  “enchants on first reading and only improves on the second” (The Philadelphia Inquirer).