Richard C. Morais

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Richard C. Morais is the editor of Penta, a Barron’s website and quarterly magazine. An American raised in Switzerland, Morais has lived most of his life overseas, returning to the United States in 2003. He is the author of The Hundred-Foot Journey and Buddhaland Brooklyn. He lives in New York City.

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Books by this Author

Buddhaland Brooklyn
The Hundred-Foot Journey


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Do the absolute best you can. And then enjoy a rather large glass of wine.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Looking for my next meal

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Survival.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. My daughter

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Carl Gustav Jung

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