VJ Books Presents Author Robert Littell!
Robert Littell was born January 8, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York. He graduated from Alfred University (New York) in 1956. He spent four years in the U.S. Navy and served at times as his ship's navigator, antisubmarine warfare officer, communications officer, and deck watch officer. He is also a former Newsweek editor and journalist who specialized in Soviet affairs. He left journalism in 1970 to write fiction full time.
He is the author of more than fifteen novels, including the New York Times bestsellers The Company and Legends.
He is also an amateur mountain climber and is the father of award-winning novelist Jonathan Littell.
Littell currently lives in France.
Robert Littell Bibliography
The Defection of A. J. Lewinter - 1973
- Sweet Reason - 1974
- The October Circle - 1975
- Mother Russia - 1978
- The Debriefing - 1979
- The Amateur - 1981
- The Sisters - 1986
- The Revolutionist - 1988
- The Once and Future Spy - 1990
- An Agent in Place - 1991
- The Visiting Professor - 1994
- Walking Back the Cat - 1997
- The Company - 2002
- Legends - 2005
- Vicious Circle - 2006
- The Stalin Epigram - 2009
- Young Philby - 2012
- A Nasty Piece of Work - 2013
- The Mayakovsky Tapes - 2016
- If Israel Lost the War (with Richard Z. Chesnoff and Edward Klein) - 1969
- For the Future of Israel (with Shimon Peres) - 1998
Robert Littell Awards
- The Defection of A. J. Lewinter - 1973 British Crime Writers' Association's Gold Dagger Award for fiction
- Legends - 2005 Los Angeles Times Book Prize in the Mystery/Thriller category
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