Thomas Keneally

Keneally at the premiere of the film ''Brave'' at the [[Sydney Film Festival]] on 11 June 2012 Thomas Michael Keneally, AO (born 7 October 1935) is a prolific Australian novelist, playwright, and essayist. He is best known for writing ''Schindler's Ark'', the Booker Prize-winning novel of 1982 which was inspired by the efforts of Poldek Pfefferberg, a Holocaust survivor. The book would later be adapted to Steven Spielberg's ''Schindler's List'', which won the Academy Award for Best Picture. Provided by Wikipedia