Rick Moody

I think literature is best when it’s voicing what we would prefer not to talk about.

– Rick Moody


born in The United States,  October 18, 1961

gender: male


Rick Moody (born Hiram Frederick Moody, III on October 18, 1961, New York City), is an American novelist and short story writer best known for The Ice Storm (1994), a chronicle of the dissolution of two suburban Connecticut families over Thanksgiving weekend in 1973, which brought widespread acclaim, and became a bestseller; it was later made into a feature film.

7 thoughts on “Rick Moody

  1. October 18, 1961: Happy 52nd birthday, Rick Moody! The American writer is best known for chronicling the dark side of suburbia in novels like The Ice Storm.

  2. convenient thinking usually leads you into trouble, couldn’t agree more.

  3. Wow – I agree! Otherwise, why bother. I will have to read this book. Thanks, Ela.

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