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Author photo. Credit: Ellen Levy Finch, May 26, 2007, San Francisco BayCon

Credit: Ellen Levy Finch, May 26, 2007, San Francisco BayCon

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Alan Dean Foster (born November 18, 1946) is an American writer of fantasy and science fiction, a prolific creator of and contributor to book series as well as the author of more than 20 single novels. He is especially prolific in his novelizations of film scripts.
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