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Richard Ford

Richard Ford (born February 16, 1944, Jackson, Mississippi) is the author of A Piece Of My Heart, The Ultimate Good Luck, The Sportswriter and its sequel Independence Day, Wildlife, and a volume of short stories, Rock Springs.

He edited The Granta Book Of The American Short Story

Richard Ford has won The Pen/Falkner award for fiction and The Pulitzer Prize for Independence Day. He is considered to be one of America's finest short story writers and a superb master of the novel.