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Nora Ephron was born in Manhattan on May 19, 1941. While attending Wellesley College, she was a summer intern in the Kennedy White House in 1961. After graduating in 1962, she began her career as a journalist with the New York Post, where she remained until 1968. She then focused on magazine journalism and primarily wrote for Esquire and New York. She wrote several books during her lifetime including Heartburn, Wallflower at the Orgy, Crazy Salad: Some Things about Women, Scribble Scribble, I Feel Bad about My Neck: And Other Reflections on Being a Woman, and I Remember Nothing: And Other Reflections. In her later years, she was a blogger for The Huffington Post. She wrote several screenplays including Silkwood (1983), Heartburn (1986), and When Harry Met Sally (1989). She also wrote and directed several movies including This Is My Life (1992), Sleepless in Seattle (1993), You've Got Mail (1998), Lucky Numbers (2000), Bewitched (2005), and Julie and Julia (2009). She wrote two plays Love, Loss, and What I Wore with her sister and Imaginary Friends. Her title I Remember Nothing made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012. She died from pneumonia brought on by acute myeloid leukemia on June 26, 2012 at the age of 71. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Heartburn 1,540 copies, 63 reviews
When Harry Met Sally... [1989 film] (Screenwriter) 464 copies, 6 reviews
You've Got Mail [1998 film] (Director/Screenwriter) 463 copies, 7 reviews
Sleepless in Seattle [1993 film] (Director/Screenwriter) 429 copies, 7 reviews
Julie & Julia [2009 film] (Director; Screenwriter) 339 copies, 7 reviews
Wallflower at the orgy 253 copies, 9 reviews
The Most of Nora Ephron 218 copies, 4 reviews
Bewitched [2005 film] (Director/Screenwriter) 154 copies, 1 review
Scribble Scribble 123 copies, 2 reviews
Michael [1996 movie] (Director, Screenplay & Producer) 64 copies
Silkwood [1983 film] (Screenwriter) 56 copies, 1 review
Imaginary Friends 54 copies, 1 review
My Blue Heaven [1990 film] (Screenwriter) 53 copies
Crazy salad plus nine 19 copies, 1 review
Lucky Guy 11 copies
Tribeca Talks 6 copies
2 Comedy Films: Will Ferrell (Director) 5 copies
Lucky Numbers 3 copies
3 Films: Tom Hanks (Director) 1 copy
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