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Glen David GoldGlen David Gold (born 1964) is an American author. Gold received his BA from Wesleyan University and his MFA in creative writing at the University of California at Irvine.

Gold is known as the writer of Carter Beats the Devil and Sunnyside. Carter Beats the Devil is a fictionalized biography of Charles Joseph Carter (1874_1936), an American illusionist performing from c. 1900 to 1936. He writes in a narrative style, and the book was hailed as a very respectable venture into historical fiction. His second novel, Sunnyside, was published in 2009. Short stories of his„including "The Tears of Squonk"„have appeared in a number of issues of McSweeney's.

Gold wrote a single episode of the cartoon television show Hey Arnold. This episode was aired in 1997. In it, the titular Arnold staging an amateur magic show and "disappears" his friend Helga, who escapes during the trick, causing Arnold and the others to think she really has disappeared.

Gold has also ventured into comic books, writing a short story featuring Will Eisner's classic creation The Spirit. The story, entitled "One Hundred!", features artwork by Eduardo Risso and appeared in DC's The Spirit #13.

Gold co-wrote an episode of the podcast Welcome to Night Vale entitled "The Auction" in 2013, and contributed to an episode entitled "The Woman From Italy" in 2014..

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Sunnyside
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Sunnyside by Glen David Gold

Carter Beats the Devil
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Carter Beats the Devil by Glen David Gold

Carter Beats the Devil
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Carter Beats the Devil by Glen David Gold
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Carter Beats the Devil | Gold, Glen David | Signed First Edition Book Gold, Glen David | Carter Beats the Devil | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2001 NY: Hyperion  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Carter Beats the Devil | Gold, Glen David | Signed First Edition UK Book Gold, Glen David | Carter Beats the Devil | Signed First Edition UK Copy

Author Signed UK Hardcover Book.  2001 LON: Hodder & Stoughton   First UK edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Sunnyside | Gold, Glen David | Signed First Edition Book Gold, Glen David | Sunnyside | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  May 2009 NY: Knopf Publishing Group  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Glen David Gold Bibliography

  • Carter Beats the Devil - 2001
  • Sunnyside - 2009
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