Ray Bradbury, the author of more than 30 books, is the recipient of the National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. Some of his best-known works are Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man, Dandelion Wine, and Something Wicked This Way Comes. A writer for both theater and cinema, he has adapted 65 of his stories for television’s The Ray Bradbury Theater. He won an emmy for his teleplay of The Halloween Trees and was nominated for an Academy Award. He lives in Los Angeles, California. (taken from A Sound of Thunder & Other Stories)
Have you read any work by Ray Bradbury? I have read A Sound of Thunder and it’s good, but I will share more about it in a separate post along with a couple of more his short stories.
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Literary Gems is a new weekly element at Simple Clockwork, featuring books I have bought from La Belle Aurore Bookshop or wanted to buy there or should be read. These books could range from classics to romance to children’s books. The bookshop is located at Hernan Cortes, Mandaue City, Cebu.
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