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We remember authors for the stories they tell and the many ways their words can entertain, enlighten and inspire us. The death of a beloved writer can leave us with a collective sense of loss, feelings of nostalgia, the belief that an era has passed. Fortunately for us, we will always have their works. This memorial site was created to honor and remember authors who've touched our lives.
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Authors: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Peter Mayle

NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Mayle, the British author known for his books set in Provence, France, has died. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf announced Thursday that Mayle died in a hospital near his home in the south of France. He was 78 and died after a brief illness. Click to get weekly celebrity death news delivered to your inbox. Mayle's dozens of books included the best-selling "A Year in Provence," a 1989 publication that chronicled his recent move from England to France, and the...
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