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Brian Jacques

British fiction writer known for Redwall animal fantasy novels

James Brian Jacques (pronounced "Jakes") (15 June 1939 - 5 February 2011[2]) was an English author. He is best known for his Redwall series of books, as well as the Tribes of Redwall and Castaways of the Flying Dutchman series. He also wrote two books of short stories called, The Ribbajack & Other Curious Yarns and Seven Strange and Ghostly Tales.[3]

Brian Jacques
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Jacques in November 2007
Born
James Brian Jacques

(1939-06-15)15 June 1939
Liverpool, England
Died5 February 2011(2011-02-05) (aged 71)
Liverpool, England
NationalityBritish
EducationSt. John's School
OccupationWriter
Known forRedwall novel series
Home townLiverpool
Spouse(s)Maureen[1]
ChildrenDavid
Marc
Parent(s)James
Ellen
Websitehttp://www.redwall.org/

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ReferencesEdit

  1. Brian Jacques, Writer of Redwall Series, Dies at 71 nytimes.com. Retrieved 19 August 2013
  2. "BBC News - Redwall author Brian Jacques dies aged 71". bbc.co.uk. 2012 [last update]. Retrieved 24 July 2012. Check date values in: |year= (help)
  3. "Brian Jacques". fantasticfiction.co.uk. 2012 [last update]. Retrieved 24 July 2012. Check date values in: |year= (help)

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