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  • ISBN: 034541862X
  • Physical Description: 327 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Del Rey, 1999.

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An alien meets a criminal on the run in the Amazon ... Read More
Target Audience Note:
1010L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 8.1 18 49647
Subject: Humanx Commonwealth (Imaginary organization) > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.

Alan Dean Foster was born in New York City in 1946 and raised in Los Angeles, California.  After receiving a bachelor's degree in political science and a master of fine arts degree in motion pictures from UCLA in 1968-1969, he worked for two years as a public relations copywriter in Studio City, California.

He sold his first short story to August Derleth at Arkham Collector magazine in 1968, and additional sales of short fiction to other magazines followed. His first try at a novel, The Tar-Aiym-Krang, was published by Ballantine Books in 1972.  Since then, Foster has published many short stories, novels, and film novelizations, including the New York Times bestselling Splinter of the Mind's Eye and Flinx in Flux.

Foster has toured extensively around the world. Besides traveling, he

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