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Gender: Male
Hometown: Rio de Janeiro
Born at: 1947-08-24
Number of works: 77
The Brazilian author PAULO COELHO was born in 1947 in the city of Rio de Janeiro. Before dedicating his life completely to literature, he worked as theatre director and actor, lyricist and journalist. In 1986, PAULO COELHO did the pilgrimage to Saint James of Compostella, an experience later to be d......
Paulo Coelho is the author of following books:
Gender: Female
Hometown: Watseka
Number of works: 51
P.C. Cast was born in Watseka, Illinois, and grew up being shuttled back-and-forth between Illinois and Oklahoma, which is where she fell in love with Quarter Horses and mythology (at about the same time). After high school she joined the United States Air Force and began public speaking and writing......
P.c. Cast is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Madison, Wisconsin
Number of works: 10
It all began when Pat Rothfuss was born to a marvelous set of parents. Throughout his formative years they encouraged him to do his best, gave him good advice, and were no doubt appropriately dismayed when he failed to live up to his full potential. In high-school Pat was something of a class clown......
Patrick Rothfuss is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Norwich, Norfolk, England
Born at: 1946-10-19
Number of works: 54
from his official website: "I was born in Norwich in 1946, and educated in England, Zimbabwe, and Australia, before my family settled in North Wales. I received my secondary education at the excellent Ysgol Ardudwy, Harlech, and then went to Exeter College, Oxford, to read English, though I ne......
Philip Pullman is the author of following books:
Gender: Female
Hometown: Unkown
Born at: 1954-01-09
Number of works: 60
Philippa Gregory was an established historian and writer when she discovered her interest in the Tudor period and wrote the novel The Other Boleyn Girl, which was made into a TV drama and a major film. Published in 2009, the bestselling The White Queen, the story of Elizabeth Woodville, ushered in a......
Philippa Gregory is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Born at: 1928-12-16
Died at: 1982-03-02
Number of works: 466
Philip K. Dick was born in Chicago in 1928 and lived most of his life in California. He briefly attended the University of California, but dropped out before completing any classes. In 1952, he began writing professionally and proceeded to write numerous novels and short-story collections. He won th......
Philip K. Dick is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Guildford, Surrey, England
Born at: 1881-10-15
Died at: 1975-02-14
Number of works: 413
Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, KBE, was a comic writer who enjoyed enormous popular success during a career of more than seventy years and continues to be widely read over 30 years after his death. Despite the political and social upheavals that occurred during his life, much of which was spent in ......
P.g. Wodehouse is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Parral
Born at: 1904-07-12
Died at: 1973-09-23
Number of works: 245
Pablo Neruda was the pen name and, later, legal name of the Chilean writer and politician Neftalí Ricardo Reyes Basoalto. Neruda assumed his pen name as a teenager, partly because it was in vogue, partly to hide his poetry from his father, a rigid man who wanted his son to have a "practical&qu......
Pablo Neruda is the author of following books:
Gender: Female
Hometown: Chicago
Born at: 1953-03-27
Number of works: 35
Patricia Collins Wrede was born in Chicago, Illinois and is the eldest of five children. She started writing in seventh grade. She attended Carleton College in Minnesota, where she majored in Biology and managed to avoid taking any English courses at all. She began work on her first novel, Shadow Ma......
Patricia C. Wrede is the author of following books:
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