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Martin Amis

Martin Amis was born on August 25, 1949 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. He is a writer and actor, known for Saturn 3 (1980), The Rachel Papers (1989) and Dead Babies (2000). See full bio »
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 2015 London Fields (novel) (completed)
 2010 Money (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (novel)
 2000 Dead Babies (novel)
 1989 The Rachel Papers (novel)
 1987 The Nihilist's Double Vision (TV Movie) (original story)
 1980 Saturn 3 (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Novel: "Other People" See more »

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1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 23 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
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Personal Quote:

Nabokov, who was always a very good guide in these things, was convinced that the way you dealt with extreme villainy in fiction was not to punish it. Your villain is not to be tritely converted, as Dickens tended to do, but the novelist's job is bitter mockery, and that's part of how I'm going at it. See more »

Trivia:

After reading "nothing but science fiction till he was fifteen or sixteen," as his father Kingsley Amis complained, Martin did extremely poorly in school until he determined to enter Oxford's Exeter College. He studied Latin and poetry to pass the entrance exam and graduated with a degree in English with first-class honors. He went to work as a book reviewer for the London Observer in 1971, and ... See more »

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