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Peter Carey was born in 1943, in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia.
His parents, who had a General Motors dealership, sent him to Geelong Grammar
School, one of the leading private schools, "where the...
Patrick McGrath was born in London and grew up near Broadmoor Hospital, where
for many years his father was medical superintendent. His novels include
The Grotesque, Blood and Water and Other Tales,...
A Man Called Intrepid author dies aged 89(Dec 03 2013) William Stevenson, a journalist and author who drew on his close ties with intelligence sources to write two best-selling books in the 1970s, A Man Called...