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"The quietness of his tone italicized the malice of his reply." -- Truman Capote
Truman Capote (; September 30, 1924 — August 25, 1984) was an American author and comedian, many of whose short stories, novels, play and nonfiction are recognized literary classics, including the novella Breakfast at Tiffany's (1958) and In Cold Blood (1965), which he labeled a "nonfiction novel." At least 20 films and television dramas have been produced from Capote novels, stories and screenplays.

Capote rose above a childhood troubled by divorce, a long absence from his mother and multiple migrations. He discovered his calling by the age of eleven, and for the rest of his childhood he honed his writing ability. Capote began his professional career writing short stories. The critical success of one story, "Miriam" (1945), attracted the attention of Random House publisher Bennett Cerf, resulting in a contract to write Other Voices, Other Rooms (1948). Capote earned the most fame with In Cold Blood , a journalistic work about the murder of a Kansas farm family in their home, a book Capote spent four years writing. A milestone in popular culture, it was the peak of his career, although it was not his final book. In the 1970s, he maintained his celebrity status by appearing on television talk shows.

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Total Books: 339
The Early Stories of Truman Capote
2016 - The Early Stories of Truman Capote (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780812987690
ISBN-10: 0812987691
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Brooklyn A Personal Memoir With the lost photographs of David Attie
Plegarias atendidas
2015 - Plegarias Atendidas [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9786073131018
ISBN-10: 6073131011
Genre: Literature & Fiction

A Christmas Memory Book and CD
2014 - A Christmas Memory Book and Cd (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780385392761
ISBN-10: 0385392761
Genre: Children's Books

Breakfast at Tiffany's
2014 - Breakfast at Tiffany's (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781491507056
ISBN-10: 1491507055
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.

The Complete Stories
2013 - The Complete Stories (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780812994377
ISBN-10: 081299437X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

In Cold Blood
2013 - In Cold Blood (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780812994384
ISBN-10: 0812994388
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Travel
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.

Portraits and Observations
2013 - Portraits and Observations [Modern Library] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780812994391
ISBN-10: 0812994396
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

2013 - Tru (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780573700347
ISBN-10: 0573700346
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Breakfast at Tiffany's  Other Voices Other Rooms Two Novels
2013 - Breakfast at Tiffany's Other Voices Other Rooms Two Novels [Modern Library] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780812994360
ISBN-10: 0812994361
Genre: Literature & Fiction

In Cold Blood
2012 - In Cold Blood (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780679745587
ISBN-10: 0679745580
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

In Cold Blood A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences
2012 - In Cold Blood a True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences [Penguin Essentials] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780241956830
ISBN-10: 0241956838
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

2010 - Weihnachtserinnerungen (Hardcover)Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9783036955773
ISBN-10: 3036955771

Truman Capote auf Reisen
2010 - Truman Capote Auf Reisen (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783036955612
ISBN-10: 3036955615

Ensaios - Portraits And Observations The Essays O
2010 - Ensaios - Portraits and Observations the Essays O [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788562936234
ISBN-10: 8562936235

Marilyn  Co
2009 - Marilyn Co (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783036955483
ISBN-10: 3036955488

A sangre fria
2009 - A Sangre Fria [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788433972996
ISBN-10: 8433972995
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction

Breakfast at Tiffany's And Three Stories
2009 - Breakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781439571071
ISBN-10: 1439571074
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

Portraits and Observations The Essays of Truman Capote
2008 - Portraits and Observations the Essays of Truman Capote [Modern Library Paperbacks] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780812978919
ISBN-10: 0812978919
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.

Other Voices Other Rooms
2008 - Other Voices Other Rooms [Vintage International] (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781439508169
ISBN-10: 143950816X
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

Die Grasharfe
2007 - Die Grasharfe (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783518459294
ISBN-10: 3518459295

2007 - Musique Pour Cameleons Music for Cameleons [English and French Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - Crucero De Verano [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2007 - Un Placer Fugaz [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Hardcover
2007 - Desayuno En Tiffany's [Compactos Anagrama] (Paperback)
2006 - Un Placer Fugaz / a Fleeting Pleasure [Memorias - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback
2004 - Retratos [Compactos] (Paperback)Paperback
2004 - Cuentos Completos [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2003 - El Arpa De Hierba [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2003 - Sangue Frio [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2001 - Das Winterlesebuch Geschichten Fur Lange Winterabende [The Winter Reading Book - German] (Paperback)
2001 - Answered Prayers [Penguin Modern Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2001 - Marilyn Monroe - a Beautiful Child [Schirmer Art Books - German Edition] (Hardcover)
2001 - Music for Chameleons New Writing [Penguin Modern Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1999 - Los Perros Ladran [Compactos Anagrama - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
1997 - Otras Voces Otros Ambitos [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
1994 - Marilyn Monroe Photographs 1945-1962 [Schirmer's Visual Library] (Paperback)
1994 - Music for Chameleons [Vintage International] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1993 - Answered Prayers the Partial Manuscript [Penguin Twentieth Century Classics] (Paperback)
1988 - Answered Prayers the Unfinished Novel [Plume Contemporary Fiction] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1987 - Truman Capote Conversations [Literary Conversations Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
1973 - Breakfast at Tiffany's / Petit Dejeuner Chez Tiffany [Bilingual French and English Edition] (Paperback)
Music for Chamaleons [Penguin Twentieth Century Classics - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
The First and Last [PENGUIN 60S S.] (Paperback)
Jug of Silver [Creative's Classics] (Other)
Un Arbre De Nuit [The Tree of Night] (Paperback)
Marilyn Monroe [Schirmer Visual Library] (Paperback)
A Tree of Night [In Japanese Language] (Other)Paperback
In Cold Blood 1965 [In Japanese Language] (Other)
Tres Cuentos [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)