Orrie Hitt


Born
in Roscoe, NY, The United States
October 27, 1916

Died
December 07, 1975

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Orrie Edwin Hitt was born in Colchester (now Roscoe), NY, on 10/27/16, died from cancer in a VA hospital in Montrose, NY on 12/7/75. He married Charlotte Tucker in Pt Jervis, NY (a small town upstate where he became a lifelong resident), on Valentine’s Day, '43. Orrie & Charlotte had 4 kids—Joyce, Margaret, David & Nancy. He was under 5’5″, taking a 27' inseam, which his wife altered because no one sold pants so short.
Hitt wrote maybe 150 books. He wasn’t sure. “I’m no adding machine”, he answered on the back cover of his book Naked Flesh, when asked how many he’d written. “All I do is write. I usually start at 7 in the morning, take 20 minutes for lunch & continue until about 4 in the afternoon.” Hitt wrote a novel every 2 we
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Average rating: 3.24 · 315 ratings · 145 reviews · 95 distinct works
Unfaithful Wives

2.55 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1956 — 3 editions
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The Cheaters

3.76 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1960 — 6 editions
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Add Flesh to the Fire

3.06 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1959 — 8 editions
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Girls' Dormitory

2.95 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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I'll Call Every Monday

3.62 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1953 — 9 editions
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Sexurbia County

3.70 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1960 — 2 editions
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Dial "M" for Man

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Shabby Street

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Ex-Virgin

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She Got What She Wanted

3.57 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1954 — 2 editions
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