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Matt Bondurant is a contemporary, prize-winning American writer and author of the books The Third Translation and The Wettest County in the World. Director John Hillcoat planned to make a major motion picture starring Shia LaBeouf from The Wettest County in the World but failed due to financing issue.
Total Books: 23
Bondurant was born and raised in Alexandria, Virginia. His family's ancestral home in Franklin County, VA is the setting of his prohibition-era historical novel The Wettest County in the World, which tells the tale of his grandfather and granduncles as they run a massive moonshining operation in the mountains of southern Virginia.
Bondurant was a Walter E. Dakin Fellow at the Sewanee Writer's Conference and a Kingsbury Fellow at Florida State University.