John Irving

novelist and screenwriter

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American novelist and Academy Award-winning screenwriter (for The Cider House Rules)

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John Irving: In One Person

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John Irving: A Widow for One Year

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John Irving: A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Rhythm Planet presents a short list of books that make for terrific holiday gifts for the music lover in your life.

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This week on The Treatment, Elvis sits down with writer and professor David Mikics whose newest book is ‘Stanley Kubrick: American Filmmaker.”

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Writer-director Eugene Ashe’s new take on an old-fashioned love story.

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