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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)
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The Amulet of Samarkand 8,147 copies, 247 reviews
The Golem's Eye 5,379 copies, 107 reviews
Ptolemy's Gate 4,745 copies, 97 reviews
The Screaming Staircase 1,528 copies, 83 reviews
The Ring of Solomon 1,291 copies, 61 reviews
Heroes of the Valley 785 copies, 25 reviews
The Whispering Skull (Author) 670 copies, 42 reviews
The Hollow Boy (Author) 468 copies, 21 reviews
The Bartimaeus Trilogy 432 copies, 10 reviews
Buried Fire 376 copies, 10 reviews
The Creeping Shadow (Author) 338 copies, 15 reviews
The Empty Grave 286 copies, 14 reviews
The Last Siege 178 copies, 10 reviews
The Leap 152 copies, 4 reviews
Midnight Feast (Contributor) 9 copies
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