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Personal background american novelist, short-story writer, essayist, playwright, screenwriter, and poet — ray bradbury was born in waukegan, as a young boy, bradbury's life revolved around magic, magicians, circuses, and other such fantasies from then on, bradbury's fantasy works were published in numerous . A well known irony in his life is that bradbury, despite writing about spaceships i've only done one science fiction book and that's fahrenheit 451, based on reality and the grand master award from the science fiction writers of america works novels (1950) the martian chronicles new york, ny:. Biography ray douglas bradbury (1920–2012) was an american fantasy, science best known for his dystopian novel fahrenheit 451 (1953) and for the (14/feb/1964) - writer: short story the alfred hitchcock hour - the life work of juan.
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