Joseph Heller

Joseph Heller was born in Brooklyn in 1923. In 1961, he published Catch-22, which became a bestseller and, in 1970, a film. He went on to write such novels as Good as Gold, God Knows, Picture This, Closing Time, and Portrait of an Artist, as an Old Man. Heller died in 1999.

Books by this Author

Catch-22
No Laughing Matter
Catch As Catch Can
Portrait of an Artist, as an Old Man
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Catch-22 Turns 50

Fifty years after its original publication, CATCH-22 remains a cornerstone of American literature and one of the funniest—and most celebrated—novels of all time.

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