Richard Adams

Richard Adams

Richard George Adams (1920–2016) was an English novelist who is best known as the author of Watership Down, Shardik and The Plague Dogs. He studied modern history at university before serving in the British Army during World War II. Afterwards, he completed his studies, and then joined the British Civil Service. In 1974, two years after Watership Down was published, Adams became a full-time author.

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Books by Richard Adams
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Speculative Fiction Books

1996 | fantasy, animal fantasy, short stories
1988 | fantasy, historical, mainstream
1984 | fantasy
1977 | fantasy, animal fantasy
1974 | fantasy, animal fantasy
1972 | fantasy, animal fantasy

Fictions and Others

1980 | magical realism