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I am the author of two books, both published by Nan A. Talese/Doubleday. My first, Running the Books: The Adventures of an Accidental Prison Librarian, has been translated into four languages. It has also been optioned for a TV adaptation. My second, The Lost Book of Mormon: A Journey Through the Mythic Lands of Nephi, Zarahemla, and Kansas City, Missouri was published Oct 2014. I also write for magazines–see Other Bits of Writing. I tweet at @avi_steinberg.