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Paul Auster

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Full Name: Paul Auster
Born: February 3, 1947
Newark, New Jersey, USA
Died: April 30, 2024
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Occupation: Novelist, Poet
Nationality: American


Paul Auster was the best-selling author of Man in the Dark, The Brooklyn Follies, The Book of Illusions, The New York Trilogy, among many other works. In 2006 he was awarded the Prince of Asturias Prize for Literature and inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Among his other honours are the Independent Spirit Award for the screenplay of Smoke and the Prix Medicis Etranger for Leviathan. He was also been short-listed for both the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award (The Book of Illusions) and the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction (The Music of Chance). His work has been translated into more than thirty languages.

Paul Auster, 77, died April 30, 2024 of lung cancer at home in Brooklyn NY.

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