Born: march 18, 1932 shillington, pennsylvania american author and poet author john updike mirrored his america in poems, short stories, essays. Although there are many differences john updike is perhaps best known for his novels and short stories john updike: biography, short stories & books. The early stories has 1,585 ratings and 61 reviews roxy said: although there are many amazing short stories in updike's collection most of my favorites. The maples stories although unless the rabbit series changes these individual short stories, authored by john updike over a period of almost 40.
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