Scoundrel and the Optimist

Scoundrel and the Optimist

by Maceo Montoya


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ISBN-13: 9781931010658
Publisher: Bilingual Review/Press
Publication date: 02/15/2010
Pages: 266
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range: 13 Years

About the Author

Maceo Montoya grew up in Elmira, California. He comes from a family of artists, including his father, Malaquías Montoya, a renowned artist, activist, and educator, and his late brother, Andrés Montoya, whose poetry collection The Iceworker Sings and Other Poems won the American Book Award in 2000. Maceo graduated from Yale University in 2002 and received his Master of Fine Arts in painting from Columbia University in 2006. He lives in Woodland, California, where he paints and writes. THE SCOUNDREL AND THE OPTIMIST is his first novel, and it features one of his own works of art on the cover.

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