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David Leavitt was born on June 23, 1961 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He is a writer, known for Food of Love (2002), The Lost Language of Cranes (1991) and Codebreaker (2011). See full bio »

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Known For

Food of Love
Food of Love Writer
Codebreaker Himself - Alan Turing's Biographer


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 2002 Food of Love (novella "The Page Turner")
 1991 The Lost Language of Cranes (based on the novel by) / (novel)
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 1995 The Celluloid Closet (Documentary) (special thanks)
 1990 Paris Is Burning (Documentary) (special thanks)
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 2011 Codebreaker (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Alan Turing's Biographer

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(novel) "The Page Turner: A Novel". New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1998. ISBN 039575285X See more »

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Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". New Revision Series, vol. 134, pages 300-306. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2005.

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