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The German author, Cornelia Funke (click to hear her pronounce her name) was born 1958 in Dorsten,
in the German region of Westphalia. Following university, she worked for three years as a
Michael Gruber was born and raised in New York City, and educated in its public
schools. He went to Columbia, earning a BA in English literature. After college
he did editorial work at various small magazines in New...
Oldest romance writer in the world dies aged 105. Books #124 and #125 to be published next year(Dec 10 2013) Ida Pollock, author of more than 120 books, and believed to be the world's oldest romantic novelist, has died at the age of 105.