David LeGault is a writer and collector from Michigan's Upper Peninsula. He was a spelling bee champion as well as his high school valedictorian before going on to become a licensed fork lift operator and a member of the United Steelworkers Union. He went on to receive his MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the University of Minnesota. Soon after, he began destroying books professionally at a used book store in a Minneapolis suburb, where he honed his skills as a collector.


David's collection of essays, One Million Maniacs, is forthcoming from Outpost19 and can be found here.


Currently, David lives in Prague with his family, where he is working on several different books, as well as designing a narrative-based board game.


















One Million Maniacs, 2017