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Born: 1936 in Jacksonville, Illinois
Wood was born in Jacksonville, Illinois and graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Wood was a writer. She worked as editor and bibliographer for the American Cancer Society and is a former editor for Drug Therapy magazine. She is also the author of three screenplays. Her book Twins was adapted into a film entitled Dead Ringers which was directed by David Cronenberg and starred Jeremy Irons and her book "Doll's Eyes" was also adapted for the screen under the title, "In Dreams".
- Twins, Signet, 1971
- Killing Gift, Putnam, 1975
- Dead Ringers, Sphere, 1977
- The Tribe, New American Library, 1981
- Lightsource, New American Library, 1984
- Amy Girl, New American Library, 1987
- Dolls Eyes, Morrow, 1993
- The Bassement Club, Morrow, 1995
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Release Date: 1971-07-01
The killing gift: A novel
Release Date: 1975
Release Date: 1989-01-05
Release Date: 1981-03-04
Release Date: 1984-06
Release Date: 1987-04-20
Release Date: 1993-07
Release Date: 1995-05
Putnam Prize, 1975, for The Killing Gift.
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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