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 (the sequel to Catch-22), and Portrait of an Artist, as an Old Man. Heller died in December 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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