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Orhan Pamuk was born in Istanbul, Turkey on June 7, 1952. After graduating from Robert College in Istanbul, he studied architecture at the Istanbul Technical University. After three years, he decided to become a writer and graduated from the Institute of Journalism at the University of Istanbul in 1976. In 1982, he published his first novel Cevdet Bey and His Sons, which received both the Orhan Kemal and Milliyet literary prizes. His novel, My Name Is Red, won the French Prix Du Meilleur Livre Etranger, the 2002 Italian Grinzane Cavour, and the 2003 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. He has received numerous Turkish and international literary awards for his works including the 2006 Nobel Prize in Literature. His recent work includes A Strangeness in My Mind. (Bowker Author Biography) Orhan Pamuk is the author of six previous novels, including "The White Castle" & "The New Life". He lives in Istanbul with his family. (Publisher Provided) — biography from My Name Is Red… (more)
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A Strangeness in My Mind 850 copies, 30 reviews
Other Colors: Essays and a Story 757 copies, 10 reviews
Silent House 709 copies, 15 reviews
The Red-Haired Woman 480 copies, 15 reviews
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My Father's Suitcase 97 copies, 2 reviews
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The Paris Review Interviews II (Introduction, some editions) 325 copies, 3 reviews
Granta 77: What We Think of America (Contributor) 211 copies
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Granta 149: Europe: Strangers in the Land (Contributor) 37 copies, 1 review
Ara Güler's Istanbul (Preface) 26 copies

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