Donald Moffitt


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in Boston, Massachusetts, The United States
July 20, 1931

Died
December 10, 2014

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Donald Moffitt was born in Boston and now lives in rural Maine with his wife, Ann, a native of Connecticut. A former public relations executive, industrial filmmaker, and ghostwriter, he has been writing fiction on and off for more than twenty years under an assortment of pen names, including his own, chiefly espionage novels and adventure stories in international settings. His first full-length science-fiction novel and the first book of any genre to be published under his own name was The Jupiter Theft (Del Rey, 1977).

"One of the rewards of being a public relations man specializing in the technical end of large corporate accounts," he says, "was being allowed to hang around on the fringes of research being done in such widely disparate f
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The Genesis Quest

3.89 avg rating — 148 ratings — published 1986 — 15 editions
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Second Genesis

4.01 avg rating — 138 ratings — published 1986 — 17 editions
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The Jupiter Theft

3.79 avg rating — 130 ratings — published 1977 — 18 editions
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Children of the Comet

3.74 avg rating — 91 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
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Crescent in the Sky (The Me...

3.59 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1989 — 9 editions
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A Gathering of Stars (The M...

3.54 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1989 — 10 editions
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Jovian

3.93 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 2003 — 8 editions
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Swindled!: Classic Business...

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Your Money Matters: A Guide...

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The Wall Street Journal Vie...

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1977
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