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Motorama 1954

Bill Morris

‘It was at sundown on New Year's Day 1954 that Claire Hathaway began to feel embarrassed by her new television set.’

Bill Morris

Bill Morris grew up in Detroit, Michigan, and has worked as a newspaper reporter in Washington, D.C. and a disc jockey in Nashville, Tennessee. He now lives in North Carolina and writes a weekly column for the Greensboro News and Record. He owns two 1954 Buicks. ‘Motorama 1954’ (Granta 38) is his first published fiction. It was included in Biography of a Buick, a novel, that was published in Britain by Granta Books and in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf in 1992.

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