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Isaac Asimov

Writer (January 02, 1920 - April 06, 1992)
Nationality: American
It is difficult to name a single author more important to the genre of science fiction than Isaac Asimov. He was a prolific writer who published both fiction and nonfiction material on countless topics, and is remembered for his stories about robotics.
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The novel A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines tells of the relationship between two African-American men, one a young, barely literate man sentenced to death for a crime he didn't commit and the other a teacher at the school for Black children who becomes his mentor.

Works by Gaines, Ernest J.

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