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Gene Wolfe

Gene Wolfe

Gene Rodman Wolfe is an American science fiction and fantasy writer. He is noted for his dense, allusive prose as well as the strong influence of his Catholic faith. He is a prolific short-story writer and novelist and has won many science fiction and fantasy literary awards. Wolfe is most famous for The Book of the New Sun, the first part of his Solar Cycle. In 1998, Locus magazine ranked it third-best fantasy novel before 1990 --- The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit were first and second --- based on a poll of subscribers that considered it and several other series as single entries. ... more on Wikipedia

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