An "intricately plotted thriller. . .a diabolical plot reminiscent of a Robin Cook thriller. Each character, including secondary players, is carefully drawn, and Bohjalian keeps the tension high all the way to the surprising finale." — Publishers Weekly
An American man vanishes on a rural road in Vietnam and his girlfriend, an ER doctor, follows a path that leads her home to the very hospital where they met. Set amidst the adrenaline-fueled world of the emergency room, The Red Lotus is a global thriller about those who dedicate their lives to saving people, and those who peddle death to the highest bidder.
The Flight Attendant is going to be a limited TV series from Warner Brothers Television! The spectacularly talented and utterly perfect Kaley Cuoco of “The Big Bang Theory” will star as my beleaguered flight attendant, Cassie Bowden — and executive produce, along with Greg Berlanti and Suzanne McCormick. Filming will begin in the fall of 2019. Cassie is among my favorites of all my heroines. Yes, she’s a mess, but I always felt her childhood pain and childhood scars when I was writing the novel. So, tray tables and seat backs up: we’re about to leave the gate!
Midwives, a #1 New York Times bestseller and the novel where many of you first discovered my work, opens as a stage play at the George Street Playhouse in January 2020. I wrote the script –my first full-length play. It will be directed by David Saint.
Chris Bohjalian is the third most talented artist in a family of three. His lovely bride is a photographer and their daughter is an actor. He is also an avid bicyclist in the summer and gym rat in the winter. These days, he has taken a page from William Saroyan – seen in this photo behind Chris – and has been writing for the stage and screen, as well as novels. Learn more about his work on the Bio page here. (Photo by Aaron Spanolo.)