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Jonathan Stroud, best selling fantasy fiction author, was born in Bedford, England on October 27, 1970. While growing up he experimented with different kinds of writing. He went on to read English Literature at York University. After graduation he worked in editing at Walker Books, in London and continued there for several years. His first novel, When Buried Fire, was published in 1999. In 2001 he began writing full-time. He is the author of the wildly popular Bartimaeus Sequence and Lockwood and Co, series. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from The Amulet of Samarkand… (more)
The Amulet of Samarkand 8,650 copies, 251 reviews
The Golem's Eye 5,677 copies, 109 reviews
Ptolemy's Gate 4,960 copies, 99 reviews
The Screaming Staircase 1,899 copies, 99 reviews
The Ring of Solomon 1,424 copies, 63 reviews
Heroes of the Valley 839 copies, 26 reviews
The Whispering Skull (Author) 783 copies, 48 reviews
The Hollow Boy (Author) 571 copies, 32 reviews
The Bartimaeus Trilogy 455 copies, 10 reviews
The Creeping Shadow (Author) 432 copies, 22 reviews
Buried Fire 390 copies, 10 reviews
The Empty Grave 372 copies, 20 reviews
The Last Siege 181 copies, 10 reviews
The Leap 161 copies, 4 reviews
Midnight Feast (Contributor) 9 copies
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