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Gender: Male
Hometown: Edinburgh, Scotland
Born at: 1859-05-22
Died at: 1930-07-07
Number of works: 1335
Arthur Conan Doyle was born as the third of ten siblings on 22 May 1859 in Edinburgh, Scotland. His father, Charles Altamont Doyle, was born in England of Irish descent, and his mother, born Mary Foley, was Irish. They were married in 1855. Although he is now referred to as "Conan Doyle",......
Arthur Conan Doyle is the author of following books:
Gender: Female
Hometown: Torquay, Devon, England
Born at: 1890-09-15
Died at: 1976-01-12
Number of works: 1083
Agatha Christie also wrote romance novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott. Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller was born in Torquay, Devon, England, U.K., as the youngest of three. The Millers had two other children: Margaret Frary Miller (1879–1950), called Madge, who was eleven years Agatha's senior......
Agatha Christie is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Villers-Cotterêts, Aisne, Paris
Born at: 1802-07-24
Died at: 1870-12-05
Number of works: 857
This note regards Alexandre Dumas, père, the father of Alexandre Dumas, fils (son). For the son, see Alexandre Dumas fils. Alexandre Dumas, père (French for "father", akin to Senior in English), born Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie, was a French writer, best known for his numerous historic......
Alexandre Dumas is the author of following books:
Gender: Unkown
Hometown: Unkown
Number of works: 600

Aspatore Books is the author of following books:
Gender: Unkown
Hometown: Unkown
Number of works: 565
Anita Ganeri is a highly experienced author of children’s information books, specialising in religion, India/Asia, multiculturalism, geography, biography and natural history. She became a freelance writer after working at Walker Books (as foreign rights manager) and Usborne Publishing (as an edit......
Anita Ganeri is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Hampstead, London
Born at: 1882-01-18
Died at: 1956-01-31
Number of works: 561
Alan Alexander Milne (pronounced /?m?ln/) was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie-the-Pooh and for various children's poems. A. A. Milne was born in Kilburn, London, to parents Vince Milne and Sarah Marie Milne (née Heginbotham) and grew up at Henley House Schoo......
A.a. Milne is the author of following books:
Gender: Female
Hometown: Princeton, New Jersey
Born at: 1955-08-12
Number of works: 528
Ann Matthews Martin was born on August 12, 1955. She grew up in Princeton, New Jersey, with her parents and her younger sister, Jane. After graduating from Smith College, Ann became a teacher and then an editor of children's books. She's now a full-time writer. Ann gets the ideas for her books from......
Ann M. Martin is the author of following books:
Gender: Male
Hometown: Banchory, Kincardineshire
Born at: 1844-03-31
Died at: 1912-07-20
Number of works: 526
Andrew Lang was a prolific Scots man of letters. He was a poet, novelist, and literary critic, and a contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang Lectures at St. Andrews University are named for him. He also rewrote the famous The 12 Danc......
Andrew Lang is the author of following books:
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