Donald E. Westlake

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Donald E. Westlake wrote more than 100 novels and nonfiction books during his career. Many of his books were made into movies, including The Hunter, which became the brilliant film noir Point Blank, and the 1999 smash hit Payback. He penned the Hollywood scripts for The Stepfather and The Grifters, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Screenplay. The winner of three Edgar awards and a Mystery Writers of America Grand Master, Donald E. Westlake was presented with The Eye, the Private Eye Writers of America's Lifetime Achievement Award, at the Shamus Awards. He died at age 75 in 2008 in Mexico. 

Genres: General FictionMysteryThrillersBlack HumorHumor & SatireShort StoriesMystery Anthologies & CollectionsTraditional MysteriesSuspense

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