Dominic Smith
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Dominic Smith

Dominic Smith is the author of five novels, including The Last Painting of Sara de Vos, a New York Times Bestseller and a New York Times Editors' Choice. Sold into more than a dozen countries, the novel was also a "Best Book of the Year" selection by Amazon, Kirkus Reviews, Slate and the San Francisco Chronicle. In the US it was long-listed for the Carnegie Medal for Excellence from the American Library Association and in the UK for the Walter Scott Historical Fiction Prize. In Australia, it was chosen as the Fiction Indie Book of the Year by the Association of Independent Booksellers and the Literary Book of the Year as part of the Australian Book Industry Awards.

Dominic's other novels are The Electric Hotel, Bright and Distant Shores, The Beautiful Miscellaneous, and The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre. His writing has appeared in numerous publications, including The Atlantic Monthly, Texas Monthly, the Chicago Tribune, The Paris Review, The Australian, and The New York Times.

Dominic grew up in Sydney, Australia and now lives in Seattle, Washington.

Learn more at www.dominicsmith.net

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    • The Last Painting of Sara de Vos

    • A Novel
    • By: Dominic Smith
    • Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini
    • Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,537
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,396
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,394

    In 1631, Sara de Vos is admitted as a master painter to the Guild of St. Luke's in Holland, the first woman to be so recognized. Three hundred years later, only one work is known to remain....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This Story Definitely NOT a Forgery!

    • By KarKinz on 05-13-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Electric Hotel

    • A Novel
    • By: Dominic Smith
    • Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini
    • Length: 11 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Dominic Smith’s The Electric Hotel winds through the nascent days of cinema in Paris and Fort Lee, New Jersey - America’s first movie town - and on the battlefields of Belgium during World War I....

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre

    • By: Dominic Smith
    • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
    • Length: 10 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    In this luminous novel, Dominic Smith reinvents the life of one of photography's founding fathers....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting

    • By wjgcz on 12-20-07

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Beautiful Miscellaneous

    • By: Dominic Smith
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael Garcia
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16

    Nathan Nelson is just above average in everything he does, until a tragic accident and ensuing coma leave him with an altered mind....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Ugh... goes nowhere... terribly boring

    • By anthony on 08-10-16

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Das letzte Bild der Sara de Vos

    • By: Dominic Smith
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Günther
    • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
    • Abridged
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    Sara de Vos ist 1631 die erste Malerin, die in die Meistergilde in Amsterdam aufgenommen wird. Dreihundert Jahre später ist nur eines ihrer Gemälde...

    Regular price: $12.49

    • Bright and Distant Shores

    • By: Dominic Smith
    • Narrated by: Greg Lockett
    • Length: 15 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A sweeping historical novel set amid the skyscrapers of 1890s Chicago and the far-flung islands of the South Pacific....

    Regular price: $38.17

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