Russell Hoban (b. 1925) is the author of more than 60 books, including children's books, comedic fantasy, science fiction, historical fiction, realistic fiction, essays, and poetry; he has also written for theatre and opera. Among his best-known works are Riddley Walker, Turtle Diary, and The Mouse and His Child. Hoban was born in Philadelphia and now lives in London.
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The Guardian: Secrets of the Yellow Pages
Lengthy profile of the author by Nicholas Wroe.
The Guardian: The Shaman and His Exobrain
Author discusses his writing process and what constitutes "modern myth" in an interview with James Hopkin.
The Head of Orpheus: A Russell Hoban Reference Page
Reviews, commentary, biography, photos, news and quotations.
IMDb: Russell Hoban
Information on films adapted from Hoban's work.
Discussion listserver, with list archives and images.
Riddley Walker Annotations
Commentary on the novel's events, themes, and language, by chapter and subject.
Juvenile Books Author of the Month: Russell Hoban
Biography and descriptions of selected children's books. (February 01, 2001)
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