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Gender: Female
Hometown: Teheran
Born at: 1973-07-27
Number of works: 37
Cassandra Clare was born to American parents in Teheran, Iran and spent much of her childhood travelling the world with her family, including one trek through the Himalayas as a toddler where she spent a month living in her father's backpack. She lived in France, England and Switzerland before she w......
Cassandra Clare is the author of following books:
Gender: Female
Hometown: Tunica, Mississippi
Born at: 1951-11-25
Number of works: 92
Charlaine Harris has been a published novelist for over twenty-five years. A native of the Mississippi Delta, she grew up in the middle of a cotton field. Now she lives in southern Arkansas with her husband, her three children, three dogs, and a duck. The duck stays outside. Though her early output......
Charlaine Harris is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Pasco, Washington
Born at: 1962-02-21
Number of works: 22
Charles Michael "Chuck" Palahniuk is an American Transgressional fiction novelist and freelance journalist of Ukrainian ancestry born in Pasco, Washington. The press release for his book, Rant, states he is now living in Vancouver, Washington. He is best known for the award-winning novel F......
Chuck Palahniuk is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Southern California
Born at: 1983-11-17
Number of works: 34
Christopher Paolini was raised in the Paradise Valley, Montana area. His family members include his parents, Kenneth Paolini and Talita Hodgkinson, and his sister, Angela Paolini. Home schooled for the duration of his education, Paolini graduated from high school at the age of 15 through a set of ac......
Christopher Paolini is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Portsmouth
Born at: 1812-02-07
Died at: 1870-06-09
Number of works: 1439
A prolific 19th Century author of short stories, plays, novellas, novels, fiction and non; during his lifetime Dickens became known the world over for his remarkable characters, his mastery of prose in the telling of their lives, and his depictions of the social classes, mores and values of his tim......
Charles Dickens is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Toledo, Ohio
Born at: 1957-09-19
Number of works: 25
Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name. See this thread for more information. Christopher Moore (born 1957 in Toledo, Ohio) is an American writer of absurdist fiction. He grew up in Mansfield, OH, and attended Ohio State University and Brooks Institu......
Christopher Moore is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Providence, Rhode Island
Born at: 1933-07-20
Number of works: 20
Cormac McCarthy is an American novelist and playwright. He has written ten novels in the Southern Gothic, western, and post-apocalyptic genres and has also written plays and screenplays. He received the Pulitzer Prize in 2007 for The Road, and his 2005 novel No Country for Old Men was adapted as a 2......
Cormac Mccarthy is the author of following books:
Gender: Female
Hometown: Manchester, NH
Born at: 1901-12-13
Number of works: 12
Carrie Jones likes Skinny Cow fudgsicles and potatoes. She does not know how to spell fudgsicles. This has not prevented her from writing books. She lives with her cute family in Maine, but she grew up in Bedford, NH where she once had a séance with cool uber-comedian Sarah Silverman. The Meyers b......
Carrie Jones is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Andernach
Born at: 1920-08-16
Died at: 1994-03-09
Number of works: 237
Charles Bukowski was born in Andernach, Germany on August 16, 1920, the only child of an American soldier and a German mother. At the age of three, he came with his family to the United States and grew up in Los Angeles. He attended Los Angeles City College from 1939 to 1941, then left school and mo......
Charles Bukowski is the author of following books:
Gender: Female
Hometown: Dorsten, North Rhine-Westphalia
Born at: 1958-12-10
Number of works: 123
Cornelia Caroline Funke is a multiple award-winning German author of children's and YA fiction. She is best known for her Inkheart trilogy. The Inkheart books have gained a variety of attention, and critics have praised Funke as the "German J. K. Rowling". Her books are very popular in her......
Cornelia Funke is the author of following books:
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