Tuesday, January 05, 2010
In 2009, we lost some well-known writers of both fiction and nonfiction. If you would like to sample some of their work, here are a few to consider:
John Updike (March 18, 1932 – Jan. 27, 2009)
Known for such fiction as his Rabbit series – Rabbit, Run, Rabbit Redux, Rabbit Is Rich, Rabbit At Rest, and Rabbit Remembered – as well as The Witches of Eastwick.
Philip José Farmer (Jan. 26, 1918 – Feb. 25, 2009)
American author, known for his award-winning science fiction and fantasy novels and short stories.
Dominick Dunne (Oct. 29, 1925 – Aug. 26, 2009)
Author of six novels, two non-fiction books and two collections.
William Safire (Dec. 17, 1929 - Sept. 27, 2009)
Author, journalist, columnist and presidential speechwriter.
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