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Richard George Adams (born 9 May, 1920) is an English novelist who is best known as the author of Watership Down.
He originally began telling the story of Watership Down to his two daughters, and they insisted he publish it as a book. When Watership Down was finally published, it sold over a million copies in record time in both the United Kingdom and the United States. Watership Down has become a modern classic and won both the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize in 1972.
Richard Adams currently lives in Hampshire, England.