An American fiction writer and poet, he’s known for such novels as The Bishop’s Wife and Family portrait of Jennie, both which were designed into movies. His other functions include Morning hours in Iowa (poems) as well as the Clock (screenplay). He went to Harvard University for quite some time, but slipped out to just work at an marketing agency. He released many children’s books, like the Ventures of Tapiola as well as the Snowflake as well as the Starfish. He was created to a Sephardic Jewish family members in NEW YORK. He wedded Anna Lee in 1970. He was linked to the poet Emma Lazarus.