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Rick Moody was born on October 18, 1961 in New York City, New York, USA as Hiram. F. Moody III. He is a writer and composer, known for The Ice Storm (1997), Personal Effects (2009) and As Smart As They Are: The Author Project (2005). See full bio »

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The Ice Storm
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Personal Effects
Purple America


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 2009 Personal Effects (short story "Mansion of the Hill")
 1997 The Ice Storm (novel)
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 2003 F-Word (Short)
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 2004 Confessions of a Dangerous Mime (Short)
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 2010 The Wolf Knife (music supervisor)
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 2010 The Wolf Knife (special thanks)
 2005 Me and You and Everyone We Know (special thanks)
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 2015 Books Du Jour (TV Series)
- Jazzing Up the Tune (2015) ... Himself
 2008 State by State (Video short)
 2007 L'attrape-Salinger (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 The Review Show (TV Series)
Himself - Panellist
- Episode dated 27 January 2006 (2006) ... Himself - Panellist
 2005 As Smart As They Are: The Author Project (Documentary)
 1997 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 14 October 1997 (1997) ... Himself - Guest

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Other Works:

"Purple America" (novel), Little, Brown (Boston, Massachusetts), 1997. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 4 Articles | See more »

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My broken, lost, somewhat hopeless, drug-addled younger self wanted to feel that there was more to life than being overlooked or oppressed by by the fortunate and graceful striving past him in and out of school. And this is how he did it: he learned everything there was to learn about these reviled pieces of culture with their bombast and their excess and even, yes, with their occasional bits of ... See more »


Lives in Hoboken, New Jersey. See more »

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