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James A. Michener
James Albert Michener (/ˈmɪtʃnər/; February 3, 1907 - October 16, 1997) was an American author of more than 40 books, the majority of which were fictional, lengthy family sagas covering the lives of many generations in particular geographic locales and incorporating solid history. Michener was... show more

James Albert Michener (/ˈmɪtʃnər/; February 3, 1907 - October 16, 1997) was an American author of more than 40 books, the majority of which were fictional, lengthy family sagas covering the lives of many generations in particular geographic locales and incorporating solid history. Michener was known for the popularity of his works; he had numerous bestsellers and works selected for Book of the Month Club. He was also known for his meticulous research behind the books.Michener's novels include Tales of the South Pacific for which he won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1948, Hawaii, The Drifters, Centennial, The Source, The Fires of Spring, Chesapeake, Caribbean, Caravans, Alaska, Texas and Poland. His non-fiction works include Iberia, about his travels in Spain and Portugal; his memoir titled The World Is My Home, and Sports in America. Return to Paradise combines fictional short stories with Michener's factual descriptions of the Pacific areas where they take place.His first book was adapted as the popular Broadway musical South Pacific by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein, and later as a film by the same name, adding to his financial success.Bio from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Photo byRobert Wilson [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.
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Birth date: February 03, 1907
Died: October 16, 1997
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kristyheinicke
kristyheinicke rated it 3 years ago
I was given a complimentary copy by author A.C. James in exchange for an honest review.'Make A Wish' is a charming Christmas novella from A.C. James, with the smallest paranormal involvement, I loved this novella from the very begining, but soon found myself finshed. Clara is heading home to her fam...
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leannesbookworld rated it 3 years ago
This is the 7th installment in this serial about the Puca (horse shifters)Cyn has returned to her life, can Fallon survive without her? Will she work out that she cannot live without him?We touch on Felicity and Niall from the earlier part of the series and her pregnancy, will she come through it ok...
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leannesbookworld rated it 3 years ago
Part 8 of the serial about the Puca (horse shifters)Cyn has made the right decision and decides to return to the Realm. Some drama there whether a certain guy was going to let her go or not.She arrives back in time for Fallon whose soul was dying without her. She found her friend Felicity in labour ...
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leannesbookworld rated it 3 years ago
This is book 6 in this serial, I had to take a break after book 5 and read a couple of other things as I was a bit over it all. This was a good thing though as I came back refreshed and slammed through 6, 7 and 8 this rainy afternoon.This is Cyn and Fallon and their rocky start as Cyn wants to go ba...
leannesbookworld
leannesbookworld rated it 3 years ago
This is book 6 in this serial, I had to take a break after book 5 and read a couple of other things as I was a bit over it all. This was a good thing though as I came back refreshed and slammed through 6, 7 and 8 this rainy afternoon.This is Cyn and Fallon and their rocky start as Cyn wants to go ba...
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