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The novel was adapted into winter s tale the book a feature film by akiva goldsman. Mark helprin is the acclaimed author of winter' s tale, a winter s tale the book soldier of the great war, freddy and fredericka, the pacific, ellis island, memoir from antproof case, and numerous other works. His novels are read around the world, translated into over twenty languages.