Dave Astor

Author, 'Comic (and Column) Confessional'

Dave Astor, an avid reader of novels, is the author of the memoir Comic (and Column) Confessional. In the partly humorous book, Dave chronicles his years covering cartoonists, columnists and other celebrities. The book can be purchased by contacting the author directly at, or via Amazon.

Astor also does book reviews (including a piece for The Washington Post), writes the award-winning "Montclairvoyant" humor column for The Montclair (N.J.) Times and serves on the board of the National Society of Newspaper Columnists.

Dave is not related to the rich Astors!