Author Biography

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Corban Addison is the internationally bestselling author of four novels, A Walk Across the Sun, The Garden of Burning Sand, The Tears of Dark Water (winner of the inaugural Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Award), and the forthcoming A Harvest of Thorns, all of which address some of today’s most pressing human rights issues. An attorney, activist, and world traveler, he is a supporter of numerous humanitarian causes, including the abolition of modern slavery and labor rights and supply chain transparency in the global economy. He lives with his wife and children in Virginia.

Interests
Island of the World
The Count of Monte Cristo
The Shadow of the Wind
The Pillars of the Earth
Shantaram
A Time to Kill
Beach Music
Cape Town, South Africa
Zanzibar, Tanzania
La Digue, Seychelles
Santorini, Greece
Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand
Road to Hana, Maui
Goa, India
Brittany, France
Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Bar Harbor, Maine
A plane ticket anywhere
A conversation about life
An original story concept
An insightful book
Dinner with my wife
My daughter’s smile
Soccer with my son
An autumn road
A deserted beach
A grand piano