RE: pseudonyms (wasRe: RARA-AVIS: Re: "Star-Stalker" by Robert Bloch)

From: Ron Clinton (
Date: 14 Mar 2008

> Wait, John Lange is Michael Crichton?


> This reminds me of a question I've been meaning to ask Charles: how do
> you decide when to use an author's pseudonym and when to use his real
> name in the books you publish? Foe example, why Richard Stark, but not
> Robert Kyle?

If I read your question correctly, the writer behind the penname "Richard Stark" is not Robert Kyle, but rather Donald Westlake. If I've misconstrued your question, my apologies.

Ron Clinton

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