- Category : Writers-Fiction
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Masks 2
Brazilian writer whose 32 books were translated into some 50 languages. His early novels were often critical of Brazilian politics and landed him in prison and exile in the 1940s. Years later, his bawdier novels, "Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon," 1958 and "Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands," 1966 were turned into movies.
Amado died in mid-August 2001.