Sidney Sheldon


Born
in Chicago, Illinois, The United States
February 11, 1917

Died
January 30, 2007

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Sidney Sheldon (1917-2007) was an American writer who won awards in three careers—a Broadway playwright, a Hollywood TV and movie screenwriter, and a best-selling novelist.

His TV works spanned a twenty-year period during which he created I Dream of Jeannie (1965-70), Hart to Hart (1979-84), and The Patty Duke Show (1963-66), but it was not until after he turned 50 and began writing best-selling novels such as Master of the Game (1982), The Other Side of Midnight (1973) and Rage of Angels (1980) that he became most famous.

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If Tomorrow Comes (Tracy Wh...

4.04 avg rating — 61,975 ratings — published 1985 — 118 editions
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Master of the Game

4.12 avg rating — 50,971 ratings — published 1982 — 59 editions
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Tell Me Your Dreams

3.96 avg rating — 47,921 ratings — published 1998 — 94 editions
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The Other Side of Midnight ...

3.92 avg rating — 43,182 ratings — published 1973 — 103 editions
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Rage of Angels

3.94 avg rating — 34,999 ratings — published 1980 — 102 editions
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Windmills of the Gods

3.86 avg rating — 29,202 ratings — published 1987 — 93 editions
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Bloodline

3.83 avg rating — 30,171 ratings — published 1977 — 97 editions
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Nothing Lasts Forever

3.85 avg rating — 29,840 ratings — published 1994 — 86 editions
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Are You Afraid of the Dark?

3.67 avg rating — 27,058 ratings — published 2004 — 84 editions
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The Sands of Time

3.76 avg rating — 22,917 ratings — published 1988 — 91 editions
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“Life is like a novel. It's filled with suspense. You have no idea what is going to happen until you turn the page.”
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“A blank piece of paper is God's way of telling us how hard it is to be God.”
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“Nothing lasts forever.”
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