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"I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil." -- 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: 351
Answered Prayers The novel that scandalized Capote's women
2024 - Answered Prayers the Novel That Scandalized Capote's Women (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780593731109
ISBN-10: 0593731107
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Stories of the Early
2021 - Stories of the Early [Chinese Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9787530220993
ISBN-10: 7530220993

The Duke in His Domain
2018 - The Duke in His Domain (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780241339145
ISBN-10: 0241339146

Frukost p Tiffany's
2017 - Frukost P Tiffany's (Other)
ISBN-13: 9789174296815
ISBN-10: 9174296817

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

Wo die Welt anfngt Erste Erzhlungen
2015 - Wo Die Welt Anfngt Erste Erzhlungen (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783036957319
ISBN-10: 3036957316

Brooklyn A Personal Memoir With the lost photographs of David Attie
Plegarias atendidas
2015 - Plegarias Atendidas [Spanish Edition] (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 3.9/5 Stars.

Desayuno en tifany's
2013 - Desayuno En Tifany's [Contemporanea Debolsillo - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9786073114165
ISBN-10: 6073114168
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Otras Voces Otros Ambitos
2013 - Otras Voces Otros Ambitos [Contemporanea - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9786073114172
ISBN-10: 6073114176
Genre: Literature & Fiction

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

In Cold Blood
2013 - In Cold Blood (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
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)
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

A sangre fria
2012 - A Sangre Fria [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9786073112086
ISBN-10: 6073112084
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

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)
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

2008 - Other Voices Other Rooms [Vintage International] (Other)
2007 - Musique Pour Cameleons Music for Cameleons [English and French Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - Crucero De Verano [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - Un Placer Fugaz [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - Desayuno En Tiffany's [Compactos Anagrama] (Paperback)
2006 - Un Placer Fugaz / a Fleeting Pleasure [Memorias - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
2005 - The Complete Stories of Truman Capote [Vintage International] (Paperback)
2004 - Retratos [Compactos] (Paperback)
2004 - Cuentos Completos [Spanish Edition] (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)
2001 - Marilyn Monroe a Beautiful Child [Schirmer Art Books - German Edition] (Hardcover)
2001 - Music for Chameleons New Writing [Penguin Modern Classics] (Paperback)
1999 - Los Perros Ladran [Compactos Anagrama - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
1994 - Marilyn Monroe Photographs 19451962 [Schirmer's Visual Library] (Paperback)
1994 - Music for Chameleons [Vintage International] (Paperback)
1994 - Answered Prayers the Unfinished Novel [Vintage International] (Paperback)
1993 - Answered Prayers the Partial Manuscript [Penguin Twentieth Century Classics] (Paperback)
1988 - Answered Prayers the Unfinished Novel [Plume Contemporary Fiction] (Paperback)
1987 - Truman Capote Conversations [Literary Conversations Series] (Hardcover)
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)
A Christmas Memory [Tale Blazers] (Paperback)
Un Arbre De Nuit [The Tree of Night] (Paperback)
Marilyn Monroe [Schirmer Visual Library] (Paperback)
A Tree of Night [In Japanese Language] (Other)
In Cold Blood 1965 [In Japanese Language] (Other)
Tres Cuentos [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Msica Para Camalees [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)