Most Recent Novel
Published November 19, 2013 by Dzanc Books
eHarmony Date @ Chez Panisse
The Los Angeles Review
Let's Meet Saturday and Have a Picnic
The American Scholar Magazine
The Dangerous Gift of Beauty (96.2KB)
Arches Magazine Summer 2011
Prime Number Magazine
The Strange Detective
Your Life Should Have Meaning On The Day You Die (183.6KB)
Arches Magazine Winter 2010 Edition
Richard Wiley is author of numerous stories and the novels Soldiers In Hiding (winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award for Best American Fiction) Fools' Gold, Festival for Three Thousand Maidens, Indigo, Ahmed's Revenge, Commodore Perry's Minstrel Show ("The best book you've never heard of!"-anonymous) and The Book of Important Moments. Now comes Bob Stevenson, a psychological thriller concerning a New York psychiatrist and her patient, who believes himself to be Robert Louis Stevenson. Publication date: October 11, 2016
Richard has lived and worked in Korea (where he was a Peace Corps volunteer), Japan, Nigeria and Kenya. Many of his stories are taken from those experiences.
Currently Richard Wiley is a professor emeritus of English and a board member of Black Mountain Institute at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He divides his time, these days, between his hometown of Tacoma, Washington and Los Angeles, California.