Brian Garfield

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Birthday
24, 1939
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
24, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
New York

About

An American author and screenwriter, he is known for such critically-acclaimed works as Hopscotch (1975) and Death Wish (1972). His 1969 work, The Thousand-Mile War: World War II in Alaska, was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in History.

Before Fame

He began his literary career as a screenwriter. He published his first novel, Range Justice, in 1960.

Trivia

His novel Hopscotch won the prestigious Edgar Award in 1975.

Family Life

He was brought up in New York, and he published his first literary work when he was just eighteen years old.

Associated With

Like author Margaret Mitchell, he was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize.