Piers Paul Read
Piers Paul Read (born 7 March 1941) is an award-winning English novelist, historian and biographer.
He was first noted for a book of reportage Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors, later adapted as a feature-film and a documentary. This was followed by some well-acclaimed novels that criticised English middle-class ethics from the less-usual viewpoint of a right-wing practising ... more »
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''Sins become more subtle as you grow older: you commit sins of despair rather than lust.''Piers Paul Read (b. 1941), British author. Daily Telegraph (London, Oct. 3, 1990).