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Jerzy Kosinski

Poland (1933 - 1991)

aka Joseph Novak

Jerzy Kosinski was a Polish-American novelist, best known for his novels The Painted Bird (1965) and Being There (1971), the last of which was adapted into an Academy Award-winning film in 1979.
Non fiction
Short stories
Being There [short story] (1971)Nebula Awards (nominee)

National Book Award for Fiction Best Book winner (1969) : Steps
Nebula Awards Best Novella nominee (1972) : Being There [short story]