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Thriller writer Craig Thomas dies

At the end of the last week it was reported that Cardiff-born thriller writer Craig Thomas had died.  Thomas was considered to have been the inventor of the techno-thriller, with his novel Firefox made into a Hollywood blockbuster starring Clint Eastwood in 1982.

Sadly, Thomas had battled with acute myeloid leukaemia and died of pneumonia on April 4.

More information is reported online at the BBC and the Western Mail.


One comment on “Thriller writer Craig Thomas dies

  1. Margot Kinberg
    April 12, 2011

    Thanks for sharing this news – a sad loss…

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This entry was posted on April 12, 2011 by in Author News.