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Mario puzo biography - the bestselling author of one the world's most famous novels, the godfather, mario puzo was an italian american author and. For further information on his life and works, see clc, volumes 1, 2, 6, and 36 described by critic r z sheppard as the godfather of mafia fiction, mario puzo . Lifelong new yorker mario puzo drew upon figures in his italian-american but he claimed never to have met a real-life mobster, and his detailed portrait of the. Mario puzo is best known for writing books about the mafia and italian mario puzo took the everyday life of an ordinary italian immigrant.
Mario puzo was an italian-american writer best known for his epic mafia novel the godfather mario's first published work was the last christmas in 1950. Item 4093 - mario puzo catalog 470 (feb 2016) in bringing the corleone family saga to vivid life, with each page offering a unique glimpse into his work. The sequel to puzo's epic and brutal mafia classic the godfather, once again puzo brings the history of the corleone family to life.