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Michael Shelden is the author of six biographies, among them the New York Times bestseller Mark Twain: Man In White, which was chosen as one of the best books of 2010 by the Library Journal and the Christian Science Monitor. His Orwell: the Authorized Biography was a Pulitzer Prize finalist. Shelden was a features writer for the Daily Telegraph (London) and a book critic for the Baltimore Sun.
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