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Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Gary K Wolf  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult; Adult; Young Adult; Children;

Born: 1941 in Earlville, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Wolf has a master's degree in advertising, given by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gary Wolf is perhaps best known for a series of comedic mystery novels starring the now iconic Roger Rabbit, a cartoon character who inhabits an alternate universe where so-called "toons" and humans co-exist. In 1988 his work was made into the popular film Who Framed Roger Rabbit?.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Killerbowl /
ISBN: 038504738X. OCLC Number:

Doubleday,. Garden City, N.Y. :. 1975.

A generation removed /
ISBN: 0385115490. OCLC Number:

Doubleday,. Garden City, N.Y. :. 1977.

The resurrectionist /
ISBN: 0385131410. OCLC Number:

Doubleday,. Garden City, N.Y. :. 1979.

Who censored Roger Rabbit? /
ISBN: 0312870019. OCLC Number:

St Martin's Press,. New York :. ©1981.

Who p-p-plugged Roger Rabbit? /
ISBN: 067940094X. OCLC Number:

Villard Books,. New York :. ©1991.

Amityville house of pancakes :
ISBN: 1894953355. OCLC Number:

Creative Guy Pub.,. [Vancouver] :. c2004-

Space vulture /
ISBN: 0765318520. OCLC Number:

Tor,. New York :. 2008.

"Silverspace-suited galactic marshal Capt. Victor Corsaire is distracted from arresting smalltime crook Gil Terry when infamous--and impeccably dressed--criminal mastermind, Space Vulture, raids the planet Verlinap. Capturing Corsaire and a feisty planetary administrator, Cali Russell, Space Vulture triggers a battle of wits as he seeks to auction the lawman off to 12 of the galaxy's most wanted criminals"--Provided by Publishers Weekly.


4 Academy Awards

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