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Joshua Gaylord
Joshua Gaylord lives in New York. For the past decade, he has taught high school English at an Upper East Side prep school (a modern orthodox co-educational Yeshiva). Since 2002, he has also taught literature and cultural studies courses as an adjunct professor at the New School. Prior to... show more

Joshua Gaylord lives in New York. For the past decade, he has taught high school English at an Upper East Side prep school (a modern orthodox co-educational Yeshiva). Since 2002, he has also taught literature and cultural studies courses as an adjunct professor at the New School. Prior to coming to New York, he grew up in the heart of Orange County: Anaheim, home of Disneyland. He graduated from Berkeley with a degree in English and a minor in creative writing, where his instructors included Bharati Mukherjee, Leonard Michaels and Maxine Hong Kingston. In 2000, he received his Master's and Ph.D. in English at New York University, specializing in twentieth-century American and British literature.
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Liz Loves Books.Com.
Liz Loves Books.Com. rated it 5 years ago
It is a strange old world when a book that is about teenagers running literally wild is the most beautifully written novel you have read in a long time. But that is how "When we were Animals" was for me.It drew me in like magic - Lumen is a beacon, her story strange and full of wonder, a coming of a...
That's What She Read
That's What She Read rated it 5 years ago
Denise
Denise rated it 5 years ago
But to be between was too much to bear. To be defined by betweenness is not to be defined at all. It is to live your whole life at dusk, which is neither day nor night and therefore an hour of sad nothing caught between one kind of life and another. There is just something about this book that will...
Kwoomac
Kwoomac rated it 6 years ago
I just learned that Joshua Gaylord and Alden Bell are one and the same. This is way different from zombies but I have to check it out.Okay, so now I've read it. It's possible I would have given this book 4 stars if I weren't reading it on the heels of Exit Kingdom by Alden Bell. I could find no com...
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