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A National Book Award-winning American novelist, he is best known for works such as Dog Soldiers (about a heroin deal gone bad) and Children of Light. His third work, A Flag for Sunrise, was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in the early 1980s.
He dropped out of high school and spent four years in the Navy. Later, he studied at both New York University and Stanford University.
He received Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Humanities fellowships.
How did Robert Stone die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||77 years|
|Birthday||August 21, 1937|
|Death date||January 10, 2015|
|Place of death||Key West, Florida, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"At the time, acid made me consider questions of reality, the difference, as someone said, between words and silence. It also brought back a lot of latent religious feelings in me that I had turned my back on."Robert Stone
"What is worst about America was acted out. What is best in America doesn't export."Robert Stone
"It's easy to create a country, all you have to do is to think of a name for it."Robert Stone
"Life is a means of extracting fiction."Robert Stone
"I'm not much crazier than anybody else, but I'm not much saner."Robert Stone