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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Gary K Wolf  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT C:ADULT C:CHILD C:YA Fiction

Born: 1941 in Earlville, Illinois

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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?.


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Awards

-- 4 Academy Awards