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Daniel Wallace

Biography

Daniel Wallace

Daniel Wallace is author of five novels, including BIG FISH (1998), RAY IN REVERSE (2000), THE WATERMELON KING (2003), MR. SEBASITAN AND THE NEGRO MAGICIAN (2007), and THE KINGS AND QUEENS OF ROAM (2013), as well as the children's books ELYNORA and THE CAT'S PAJAMAS.
 
His work has been published in over two dozen languages, and his stories, novels and non-fiction essays are taught in high schools and colleges throughout this country. His illustrations have appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Italian Vanity Fair, and many other magazines and books, including PEP TALKS, WARNINGS AND SCREEDS: Inispensible Wisdom and Cautionary Advice for Writers, by George Singleton, and ADVENTURES IN PEN LAND: One Writer's Journey from Inklings to Ink, by Marianne Gingher. 
 
More information about him, his writing, and his illustrations can be found at www.danielwallace.org and www.ogreatrosenfeld.org.

Daniel Wallace

Books by Daniel Wallace

by Daniel Wallace - Fiction

Faced with the prospect of his father's death, William Bloom sets about to discover who the man really is. This magical novel is told as a series of legends and myths inspired by the few facts William knows. Through these tall tales --- hilarious and wrenching, tender and outrageous --- William begins to understand his elusive father's great feats and great failings.