Prolific Novelist E.L. Doctorow, Author Of 'Ragtime,' Dies At 84Writer E.L. Doctorow, who wryly reimagined the American experience in such novels as "Ragtime" and "The March" and applied its lessons to the past and the future in fiction and nonfiction, has died. He was 84.
Celebrated Author, Noted Environmentalist Peter Matthiessen Dies At 86Few authors could claim such a wide range of achievements.
Best-Selling Author Elmore Leonard Dies At 87 Best-selling author Elmore Leonard died at 87.