Peter Moore Smith

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Peter Moore Smith
Born1965 (age 52–53)
OccupationNovelist
GenreFiction
Notable worksForgetting the Girl, Oblivion, Nebraska
Notable awardsPushcart Prize
SpouseBrigette Roth Smith
Children1
RelativesJulianne Moore (sister)
Website
petermooresmith.blogspot.com

Peter Moore Smith (born 1965) is an American writer and was the recipient of the 2000 Pushcart Prize for his short story "Oblivion, Nebraska."[1] He has written two novels, Raveling and Los Angeles, both published by Little, Brown.[2]

His short story Oblivion, Nebraska was adapted into a 2006 film by director Charlis Haine. His short story Forgetting the Girl was selected for the Best American Mystery Stories anthology in 2000. A film adaptation was directed by Nate Taylor.

Smith is the brother of actress Julianne Moore.[3] He currently resides with his wife, Brigette, and their son, Wolfgang aka "Wolfie", in New York City.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/s/peter-moore-smith/
  2. ^ Peter Moore Smith blog; accessed February 6, 2014.
  3. ^ "Julianne Moore's Bookshelf". Oprah. Retrieved March 9, 2013.