BART YATES lives in Iowa City, Iowa, where he works as a freelance musician and teacher. He has a master's degree from Boston University, and he plays clarinet in a jazz duo, Nica's Dream. He is the author of the award-winning Leave Myself Behind as well as The Brothers Bishop. Readers may visit his website at www.bartyates.com.
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