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’s your fantasy profession?

A. What I am doing - writing

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Don Quixote

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Acting.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Alfred - my late and loving dog

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