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Thad Carhart

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Nationality  American
Occupation  Writer

Name  Thad Carhart
Role  Writer
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Born  February 16, 1950 (age 65) (1950-02-16)
Notable work  The Piano Shop on the Left Bank
Books  The piano shop on the Left Bank, Across the Endless River
Education  Stanford University, Yale University

Thad Carhart (born February 16, 1950) is an American writer. He is the author of bestseller The Piano Shop on the Left Bank, a memoir of his experiences with pianos and his time spent in a Parisian piano atelier. His book Across the Endless River is a historical novel about Jean-Baptiste Charbonneau, the son of Sacagawea, and his intriguing sojourn as a young man in 1820s Europe.


Early life and education

Thaddeus Edward Carhart was born in 1950 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama to Air Force Major Thomas M. Carhart and May [Welch] Carhart, and lived in numerous locations while growing up. He graduated with a degree in Anthropology from Yale University and also worked as an interpreter for the State Department. He pursued graduate studies at Stanford University.

Personal life

At the time of this writing, Thad Carhart resides in Paris with his wife and two children.

Writing inspiration

Thad Carhart describes his writing interest as being in the mid-1820s Europe.


Thad Carhart Wikipedia

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