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  • Johanna Lane
    Johanna Lane was brought up in Ireland, studied English Literature at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland and Creative Writing at Columbia's MFA program. She lives in New York City.

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  • Mary M. Lane
    Mary M. Lane (b. 1987) is a nonfiction writer and journalist specializing in Western art, Western European history, and anti-Semitism. Lane received one of five Fulbright Journalism Scholarships at 22...

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  • Nick Lane
    Nick Lane is a biochemist and honorary reader at University College London, where he lives. His previous book, Power, Sex, Suicide, was named an Economist book of the year and was short-listed for the...

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  • Richard Lange
    Richard Lange was born in Oakland, CA and grew up in California's San Joaquin Valley. He's the author of the novels Angel Baby and This Wicked World and the short story collections Sweet Nothing and ...

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  • Adam  Langer
    Adam Langer
    Born and raised in Chicago, Adam Langer is the author of the novels Crossing California, The Washington Story, Ellington Boulevard, and The Thieves of Manhattan, and the memoir My Father's Bonus March...

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  • William  Langewiesche
    William Langewiesche
    William Langewiesche is the international correspondent for Vanity Fair and prior to that was was a national correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly. A professional pilot for many years, he is the...

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  • Katherine  Langrish
    Katherine Langrish
    Katherine Langrish grew up in Yorkshire, England and has been writing stories for as long as she can remember.  She graduated from London University in 1979 with a First in English,  and...

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  • Jane  Langton
    Jane Langton
    Jane Langton is an American writer and author of children's literature. She both writes and illustrates her novels. She studied astronomy at Wellesley College and the University of Michigan and did ...

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