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John Irving (I)


Born in New Hampshire, Irving is married and has three sons. He lives in Vermont and Toronto. See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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 2004 The Door in the Floor (novel "A Widow for One Year")
 1999 The Cider House Rules (novel) / (screenplay)
 1998 Simon Birch (novel "A Prayer For Owen Meany" - suggestion)
 1984 The Hotel New Hampshire (novel)
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Other Works:

Novel: "The Water Method Man" See more »

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1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 6 Articles | See more »

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In my novels I have always been attracted to sexual outsiders or misfits. I am drawn to these characters because I love them. But I also fear for them. I'm afraid of how the more mainstream world will abuse and mistreat them. See more »

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Always prides himself on having a "good imagination." See more »

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